Kalpvriksha, Adansonia Digitata (African Baobab) – Plant
- Common Name – Kalpvriksha, baobab, African Calabash, Gorakh Imli Plant
- Botanical Name – Adansonia Digitata
- Family – Malvaceae Hibiscus
- Native – Madagascar
Adansonia digitata also commonly known as Kalpvriksha or baobab is Among the world’s largest trees around.
It is an excellent choice for making a bonsai, it attracts bees and birds, has a quick growth rate and its flowers have a pleasant fragrance.
This tree can live as long as up to 2000 years.
Due to its appearance, it is sometimes also known as an upside-down tree. It is a very hardy tree and can survive in tough conditions.
Adansonia Digitata is also a very sacred plant of the Hindu religion and is considered to bring wealth, prosperity, and peace at home.
Plant height available – 12 to 15 inches.