A fast growing variety it gives abundant shade and cools the air around.
it assumes tree-size in a matter of two to three.
This sturdy, fast-growing tree doesn’t need much water and its roots do not damage building foundations either.
After it survives to be three years or so, you don’t have to water it all, and it can survive droughts effortlessly.
Reserve the tree for a location where it is sheltered from the winds a little, as the tree may fall in powerful winds.
The tree that offers the broad leaves from which the thial ilai is stitched together - Poovarasan in Tamil or Thespesia Populnea in scientific terms.
Gulmohar trees especially add color and beauty to the city when they bloom during summer.
Can tolerate heat and humid conditions.
The tree grows to a height of 30-40 feet tall, but its branches spread wide to form an awning.
Should keep a distance of at least 5 ft. from the compound wall. since the roots can certainly damage a compound wall if planted near or adjacent to .
The plant may take 4 t0 5 years before it starts flowering. Rather than planting seeds, you will find it easier to plant a sapling.
Parts used :Milky juice and bark.
Grows at a fast rate.
It is a fast growing tree that grows to approximately 20 meters in height
Its flowers and fruits are edible
Neem is a fast-growing evergreen tree and reaches to a height of 15-20 meters in
Neem oil is extracted from the seeds of the neem tree and has insecticidal and
Neem oil is extracted from the seeds of the neem
tree and has insecticidal and
Neem leaves are used to treat chickenpox and warts by directly applying to the
skin in a paste form or by bathing in water with neem leaves. In order to
increase immunity of the body, neem leaves are also taken internally in the form
of neem capsules or made into a tea. The tea is traditionally taken internally
to reduce fever caused by malaria. This tea is extremely bitter. It is also used
to soak feet for treating various foot fungi. It has also been reported to work
against termites. In Ayurveda, neem leaves are used in curing neuromuscular
pains. Neem leaves are also used in storage of grains.
Twigs of neem are also used in India and Africa as toothbrushes. Nowadays toothpastes
with neem extracts are also available commercially.
Neem bark and roots also have medicinal properties. Bark & roots in powdered
form are also used to control fleas & ticks on pets.
Neem has anti-bacterial properties that help in fighting against skin infections such as acne, psoriasis,
scabies, eczema, etc. Neem extracts also help in treating diabetes,
AIDS, cancer, heart disease, herpes,
allergies, ulcers, hepatitis and
several other diseases.
Bright sunlight during summer is optimal for young tree growth.
It is possible to raise navel orange trees indoors or outdoors, depending on the
climate. Navel oranges require adequate sunlight and an average temperature of
around 60 to 65 degrees F.
Orange navel trees can begin to flower in 5-to-6 inch pots, but will need at
least 10-inch pots to achieve full fruition.
Fruits are edible.
Parts used: Fruit, leaves, dried seeds and bark.
It is one of the most popular of the orange tree varietals and also one of the
The antioxidant vitamin C is a main nutritional ingredient of navel oranges. Millions of people drink orange juice from
navel oranges daily as a source of vitamin C. Vitamin C not only helps keep the human immune system strong, but it also
helps the body absorb iron, works to heal wounds, and can even help prevent
Other nutrients in navel oranges are also known to
help to prevent cancer as well, such as stomach and esophagus cancer. The high fiber content in navel oranges
can help improve cholesterol ratios in the body, which is important in
Grows in a wide range of soil.
Parts used: Root, root-bark, leaves fruit, milky-juice and galls.
Fast it growth.
Guavas are ideal for use as fruiting hedges, landscaping trees and as ornamental
potted specimen trees where they will be happy to produce masses of fruit.
A small tree to 33 ft (10 in) high, with spreading branches, the guava is easy
to recognize because of its smooth, thin, copper-colored bark.
Guava trees grow rapidly and fruit in 2 to 4 years from seed. They live 30 to 40
years but productivity declines after the 15th year.
The tree is drought-tolerant but in dry regions lack of irrigation during the
period of fruit development will cause the fruits to be deficient in size.
ALMOND (badham) tree
The almond is a small deciduous, growing to between 4 and 10 meters in height, with a trunk of up
to 30 centimeters in diameter.
The fruit needs the hot summers and cool winters.
grows faster under transplantations.
fruits are edible.
It is very popular one as it is suitable to be used for roadside and avenue
It reaches an height of 21m.
They flower during the month of may and june and in some special occasions and again flower during the month November.
It is a fast growing deciduous tree.
Attains an height of about 30 m.
SARA KONDRAI TREE
For planting in residential areas .
Are tall trees providing shade to pedestrians.
small tree of 6-10 m at maturity.
can grow in wide range of soil (sandy coastal soils).
provide protection against wind ,salt spray ,and the hot sun.
tolerates draught ,full sun.
THOONGU MOONJI (enterolobium saman) TREE
Fast growing n massive spreading trees.
Grow in Average soil.
provide a cool climate but also prevent encroachments.
well suited for street or roadside planting.
fast growing trees …requires a periodic watering during non rainy days.
Leaves and flowers are used.
NAAGA LINGAM TREE
Its large, globular woody fruits that grow out from its trunk, the Naga lingam
The majority of these trees outside of have been planted as a botanical
curiosity, as they grow very large, distinctive flowers.
MAY FLOWER TREE
Preferable to grow outside the house.
Bit slow in growing.
YANNAI KUNDHUMANI TREE
It grows to give shade for a larger space preferably outside the house.
KALYANA MURUNGAI TREE
Fast growing trees.
Bloom during summer hot.
Can be planted inside and outside the house.
Bark, flowers, leaves contain two resins a bitter poisonous alkaloid erithrine.
It is a large dry seasondeciduous or semi-evergreen tree up to 30 tall and with a trunk diameter of up to 3 m.
It needs to be kept in a warm place all year round. .
It gives shades.
Parts used: Leaves, bark, and seeds.
Due to its wide
extensive branching it is used for creating BONSAI.
It is used for the treatment of the several ailments.
Barks and buds are useful in checking secretion or bleeding.
Fruits offer soothing effect o the skinand mucous memberanes, alleviates swelling and pain.
It is also nutritious.
The leaf buds are used for the treatment of the chronic diarrhea and dysentery. Before tat buds
should be soaked in water over night.
A few drops of its latex mixed in milk and taken daily helps to cure bleeding piles.
The tendor roots are beneficial in the treatment of sterility.
Cleaning the teeth with the roots prevents teeth n gum disorders.