Hindu religion gives more importance in worshiping nature. Trees being a part of nature has acquired a special position.
The rishies of India researched on various trees and gave a lot of knowledge about its uses in protecting the nature. These are also helpful in curing many diseases. There are many trees and plants mentioned in Hindu mythology which are auspicious like tulsi, banyan, peepal, mango, neem, sandalwood, asoka etc.
Hindu mythology mentioned only some trees can be grown at home:
Maredu (beal) mandara, guava, and fruit bearing trees can be grown at home. One must not grow thorny plants and trees like arka tree, because the milk of arka tree is toxic.