Butea monosperma

Butea monosperma – Flame of the Forest/ Bastard Teak/ Battle of Plassey Tree/ Bengal Kino/Parrot Tree/ Palas
Family- Fabaceae


Larval host plant of Lampides boeticus, Jamides celeno, Jamides bochus Curetis thetis, Euchrysops cnejus and Catopsilia pomona


Young plant. Kaptai National Park, Rangamati. 11-12-2013

Distribution: Bangladesh and India