This large tropical tree, reaches upto heights of 35m , indigenous to the Amazon rainforest, is listed as a rare tree and flower in India. Cultivated in many other tropical areas throughout the world because of its beautiful, fragrant flowers and large, interesting fruits. Fruits are spherical with a woody shell and reach diameters of up to 25 cm, which give the species the common name 'Cannonball tree'. The fruits take up to 1 to 1.5 year to mature.
Location: Inside H4, behind Gulmohar cafetaria(Southside), in front of H8 entrance