Bunga-bunga taman Malaysia
(Garden flowers of Malaysia)



Ansana Tree (in flower),
Location: Outside Than Hsiang Temple,
Bayan Lepas, Penang

Photo: CS Ooi,
Date: 19 April 2005

Camera: Nikon 3200,
Resolution: 3.2 MP 730x870



Ansana Tree (in flower),
Location: Outside Than Hsiang Temple,
Bayan Lepas, Penang

Photo: CS Ooi,
Date: 19 April 2005

Camera: Nikon 3200,
Resolution: 3.2 MP 730x870


Nama (Malay Name) Pokok Sena
Keluarga (Family) LEGUMINOSAE
  = FABACEAE
Subkeluarga (Subfamily) PAPILIONOIDEAE
Nama Saintifik (Scientific Name) Pterocarpus indicus
Saiz Biasa (Size) 30 Meters
Nama Lain (Other Names) Angsana Tree Flowers
  Nama Thai (Thai Name)  
Jurufoto (Photographer) CS Ooi
Lokasi (Location) Bayan Lepas, Penang


Nota Ringkas (Short Notes)


This is a large flowering tree with scented yellow flowers. It is the native of Malaysia. Can be propogated by seeds or from stem cuttings. The plant can reach a height of 35 meters.


Rujukan (References)

      Buku (Books)

1.       Bunga-bungaan Malaysia; Ismail Saidin; (1993); Dewan Bahasa & Pustaka;
            Malaysia. - mukasurat (page) 208
2.       Malaysian Flowers in Color; HF Chin; (1997), Tropical Press;
            Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia.. - mukasurat (page) 22
3.       Plants for Landscape Architect in Thailand; Thai Association of Landscape Architect (TILA); (19xx); TILA Thailand.
           - mukasurat (page), 040, 041.
4.       Wayside Trees of Malaya Vol 1 & 2; EJH Corner; (1940, 1952);
            Government Printer; Singapore. - mukasurat (page) 375


Inquiries     (Pertanyaan)
Ooi Chooi Seng P.P.N.,
259 Jalan 17/8,
46400 Petaling Jaya