- Scientific name: Jacaranda mimosifolia(Nil gul mohar)
- Place of origin: Tropical and sub-tropical areas of Mexico, America.
- Description: Trees grow to more than 28m with purple or white bell-shaped flowers in large panicles.
- Grow best: In bright light in well-drained soil with adequate watering deep down and alternate drying.
- Use: Ornamental for landscaping in parks and gardens and avenues.