The bamboo continues common, as well as Pandanus, Pterocarpus marsupium, Bombax, Diospyros ebenum, which are the most common trees.
"Journals of Travels in Assam, Burma, Bhootan, Afghanistan and TheNeighbouring Countries" by William Griffith
One tree of which bark cloth is made, pterocarpus, is abundant.
"The Last Journals of David Livingstone, in Central Africa, from 1865 to His Death, Volume I (of 2), 1866-1868" by David Livingstone
At Tirupati, a number of Balijas are engaged in the red sanders (Pterocarpus santalinus) wood-carving industry.
"Omens and Superstitions of Southern India" by Edgar Thurston