Madhya Pradesh Chief Minister Shivraj Chouhan Planted Saplings of Almond and Black Rosewood

New Delhi : Chief Minister Shivraj Singh Chouhan planted almond and black rosewood saplings in Smart Garden today. Member of Parliament Shri Shankar Lalwani and office bearers of social organisation Nav Rachna also planted saplings. Chief Minister Shri Chouhan congratulated the organisation for working in the field of environmental protection.

Importance of plants

Almond is a fruit. Technically, it is the seed of the fruit of the almond tree. The almond tree bears pink and white fragrant flowers. It flourishes more in mountainous areas. In Asia, it occurs in greater numbers in Iran-Iraq. Almond being rich in fiber aids in digestion. Almonds are useful in the treatment of high blood pressure, constipation and heart diseases. It is rich in potassium, magnesium, calcium and vitamin E. Black rosewood wood is purple in colour, with high-grade finishing and shining.