Identify the tree species with the help of given information:

  1. The wood of this tree species is softwood
  2. This tree requires very little water and can survive in a water-deficient area.
  3. The tree is said to resist the undergrowths like edible grass and plants grow under it
  4. The tree was held responsible for recent Uttarakhand forest fires

  Select the correct answer from options given below:

Answer: [B] Chir Palm

All given characteristics are of Chir Palm.

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