commonly known as the Cannon flower in English,
as Nagalingappoo in our Tamil Language..
a special blossom of Lord Shiva..
Fantastic fragrance..blossoms in bunches on the tree.
The seeds resemble huge Cannon balls
Grow in tropical countries..and fond in the Shiva Temples.
Called Nagalinga as the flower has a hooded shape as if covering a Shiva Linga:))