Contrary to popular belief that trees fight pollution, several species of plants including cashew, tamarind, guava, mango, custard apple, gulmohar, banyan, sapota and jackfruit, are falling prey to

GUAVA, called the poor man

June 24: The famous mango belt of Lucknow that spans over the entire Malihabad region may get transformed into a guava belt in the coming years if the present trend continues.

More and more mango growers in the region are planting guava trees in their orchards due to a plethora of problem relating to mango cultivation.