Krishna's butter cup
Botanical name: Ficus bengalnesis var. Krishnae
Synonym: Ficus Krishnae
Family : Moraceae.
Fast growing, evergreentree.
Leaves stalked, ovate heart- shaped.
The unique feature of the tree is that the leaves have a pocket- like fold at the base.
It is believed that Lord Krishna used the leaves of this tree as a utensil to have his stolen "Butter".
The story goes that, Once when Lord Krishna was caught by his mother, he tried to hide his butter by rolling it up in a leaf of this tree.Since then, the leaves of these trees have retained this shape.