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. SouthBound_JAN09_Hyderabad_0089_2400pxSouthBound_JAN09_Hyderabad_0173_2400pxAdansonia digitatad050_LTI_SinglePho_800SouthBound_JAN09_Hyderabad_0255_2400pxSouthBound_JAN09_Hyderabad_0234_2400pxSouthBound_JAN09_Hyderabad_0121_2400px Meet another tree: Gothmog Mallanimli Kermandie Queen The White Knight Story Trees Expeditions TravelTips TripInfo Book Now! email@example.com Tel: +61 468 360 320 We acknowledge the long human history of Tasmania and pay our respects to the Tasmanian Aboriginal communities. © 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.