Home | Contact Us | Sitemap
Best Kerala Deals, Kerala Hotels, Kerala Resorts, Best Itenary in Kerala, House Boats in Kerala, Best rates in Kerala

BestKashmirDeals.Com

is Kashmir's Premier Portal offering services related to ::

  • Resorts in Kashmir,
  • Hotels in Kashmir,
  • Car Hire in Kashmir,
  • Honeymoon Packages in Kashmir,
  • Weddings in Kashmir,
  • Other Tourism aspects related to Kashmir.

Besides the above this website will also give you information on sightseeing, excursions and other aspects related to Kashmir.
Home » Plants Of Kashmir

Plants Of Kashmir

Plants Of Kashmir

Cradled in the lap of the Himalayas the state of Jammu and Kashmir is particularly rich is flora. Due to the wide variations in topography, the region has a large variety of species. There is no wonder that its flora ranges from the thorn bush type of the arid plains to the temperate and alpine flora of the higher altitudes. Prominent among the trees are maple, horse chestnuts, silver fir, etc. At the higher altitudes there are birch, rhododendron, Berbers and a large number of herbal plants.

Undoubtedly the most important of the trees found in Kashmir is the Chinar which is grown throughout the length and breadth of the valley. Whether you visit the gardens of Shalimar or Naseem, Nagin or Nishat, or the parks of Bijbehara or Verinag, Char Chinar or Poshwari or anywhere in the state of Jammu and Kashmir- it is certain that you will find a magnificent, graceful and majestic Chinar called Booune in the local language. The size of this tree is gigantic and indeed mind-blowing. It is an enthralling sight to view the Chinar changing its colors differently corresponding to the changing season. During the autumn, the appearance of the tree becomes very spectacular. Mountainous region in the state are covered with dense deodar, fir and pine. Almond, walnut, willow and cider are some of the trees which are the part of the rich flora of Kashmir.



The Chinar Tree In KashmirThe Chinar Tree In Kashmir
Chinar is a gigantic sized tree, found growing throughout valley. Its scientific name is platanus orientalis. Its family is plataneae. A deciduous tree, Chinar traces its origin to Greece. Its incredible beauty has to be seen to be believed. The tree is a
» read more
TOP
The Pine Tree In Kashmir  The Pine Tree In Kashmir
Kashmir is filled with pine trees. This evergreen conifer tree has dense branches and produces long dark needles. The pine tree is grown in both urban and rural areas. It also does well in a variety of soils and is very hardy. In a young tree, the spreadi
» read more
TOP
The Walnut Tree Of KashmirThe Walnut Tree Of Kashmir
The walnut belongs to the small order of trees and shrubs known as Juglandeae. Walnut trees are very large, ranging from 50 to 75 feet in height and width. Kashmir revels in reputation that it is the only region in India where the walnut tree grows. The n
» read more
TOP
The Almond Tree Of KashmirThe Almond Tree Of Kashmir
Although the almond tree is native to the Mediterranean region, this beautiful tree has adapted to the climate of Kashmir. Big and shady, these trees grow up to a height of 15m and have large oval leaves tinged with red and fleshy fruits. These fruits tur
» read more
TOP
The Saffron Plant In KashmirThe Saffron Plant In Kashmir
There are only two or three places in the whole world where saffron grows. Kashmir has the proud privilege of being one of these places. There are two locations in Kashmir where saffron grows. One of these two places is Pampur. Pampur is a small town, whi
» read more
TOP
 
www.teaminertia.comwww.bestgoadeals.comwww.offbeatstays.com
www.trip2goa.com