Pongamia


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Related to Pongamia: genus Pongamia, Pongamia pinnata
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Noun1.Pongamia - one species: Indian beech
rosid dicot genus - a genus of dicotyledonous plants
Papilionoideae, subfamily Papilionoideae - alternative name used in some classification systems for the family Papilionaceae
Indian beech, Pongamia glabra - evergreen Asiatic tree having glossy pinnate leaves and racemose creamy-white scented flowers; used as a shade tree
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TerViva cultivates the pongamia tree, which produces an oilseed with ten times more yield than soybeans and has the potential to create a biofuel alternative.
Railways Rawalpindi Division have planted some 20,000 foliages, including Pongamia, Mulberry, Neem, Pine, Kikar, Indian Rosewood and Populus during the last month, a press release issued here Thursday said.
In last one month, only in Rawalpindi Division, 20,000 foliage have been planted, including pongamia, mulberry, neem, pine, kikar, Indian rosewood and populus.
These saplings included olive, pine, sukh chain (Pongamia pinnata) and Alstonia which were planted by GM Centaurus, IIUI Rector, President, faculty members, administrations officers, Centaurus team crew and university students.
Though, more than 350 oil-bearing plant species have been investigated to explore their potential for the synthesis of biodiesel, but very few are found to be the potential feedstocks like Melia azedarach [11, 12], Eriobotrya japonica [13], Jatropha curcas, Azardirachta indica, Pongamia pinnata, Moringa oleifera, rubber seed, neem, silk cotton tree, tall oil and microalgae [1].
In India, non edible oils such as Jatropha, Mahua, Pongamia and Neem are used for biodiesel production.
The important flora of Safari Zoo Lahore includes mulberry Morus alba, safaida Eucalyptus camaldulensis, keekar Acacia nilotica, date palm Phoenix dactylifera and sukh chain Pongamia monosperma.
Antinociceptive and antipyretic activities of Pongamia pinnata leaves.