Alstonia Scholaris, Dita Tree, Saptaparni - Plant

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Alstonia scholaris, commonly known as the dita tree, is an evergreen that may grow up to 100 feet tall. \n
\n \nBotanical name of this plant is Alstonia scholaris. Generic name came after botanist, Prof. Alston of Edinburgh. Species name scholaris refers to the fact that the timber of this tree has traditionally been used to make wooden slates for school children. \n \nIt has rough, grey bark and large leaves that grow in clusters of seven. The flowers are small and greenish-yellow in color. The fruits are thin pods that can grow up to 20 inches long. The sap of the tree is sticky and bitter.