|| Pavia indica Royle., Pawia indica (Colebr.) Kuntze
|English / Trade Name
||Indian Horse Chestnut, Horse Chestnut
|Vernacular /Local Name
||Bankhor or Ban Akhrot,Kashmir Handun, Kanor
||Capsule, 2 cm long, 4.1 cm in diameter, spiny, green fruit which holds several brown seeds.
||High Altitude, Cultivated,
||Native of Himalaya
||Bark peels off upwards in narrow strips. The young shoots are minutely velvety, becoming hairless at maturity.
|Distribution in chandigarh
||Chandigarh Botanical Garden and Nature Park
||Whorled (leaves in groups of 3 or more along stem)
|Description of Species
||Tree up to 22 m. Leaves glossy, typically seven leaflets arising from the same point on rather reddish stalks. Flowers in panicles, white, Fruit spiny, green which holds several brown seeds.
||Leaves glossy, typically seven leaflets arising from the same point on rather reddish stalks.