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Tamarindus indica L.


Tamarindus occidentalis, Tamarindus officinalis, Tamarindus umbrosa

Common names

Indian Date, Tamarind

Extract from Wikipedia article

Tamarind (Tamarindus indica) (from Arabic: تمر هندي‎, romanized tamar hindi, "Indian date") is a leguminous tree in the family Fabaceae indigenous to tropical Africa. The genus Tamarindus is a monotypic taxon, having only a single species.[+]

LinkBlooming Tamarind (Indian Date, Tamarindus indica) in area of Al Istiqlal Street in West Bay. Doha, Qatar, May 5, 2014
Location on mapsAl Istiqlal Street, Doha, Qatar


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