Adansonia digitata India Malvaceae Trees The Elephant Baobab A massive, ancient baobab is a natural landmark near the famous castle of Golconda in the modern city of Hyderabad Baobab, Adansonia digitata The Malvaceae, the mallow, cotton, hibiscus family Vita: 6/10 Gnarl: 6/10 Wildness: 2/10 Accessibility: 6/10 Sensitivity: 5/10 Country: India -- Whereabouts: Golconda, Hyderabad What we love about this tree: It's a great example of a squat old baobab, surrounded by marvellous ruins and tombs What a fantastic tree! In an area of ancient tombs and fantastic fortress constructions, this tree has been steadily growing bigger over several centuries. Adansonia digitatad050_LTI_SinglePho_800SouthBound_JAN09_Hyderabad_0173_2400pxSouthBound_JAN09_Hyderabad_0255_2400pxSouthBound_JAN09_Hyderabad_0121_2400pxSouthBound_JAN09_Hyderabad_0089_2400pxSouthBound_JAN09_Hyderabad_0234_2400px Meet another tree: Nallur Spreading Banyan Mallanimli Kermandie Queen Kabir Vad Banyan Story Trees Expeditions TravelTips TripInfo Book Now! email@example.com Tel: +61 468 360 320 © Giant Tree Expeditions. You might enjoy reading about our lovely island at Tasmanian Geographic. Check out our other fun projects at Outreach Ecology. Email us at firstname.lastname@example.org. Tell the world about these giant trees at TripAdvisor. Read our story of how we began. Meet ambassador trees we know and love. Learn about and book your place on an Expedition.