Forestry Plant

Malabar neem

Malabar Neem originates from the Meliaceae family and is an indigenous species of tree to India, South East Asia and Australia, where it has been cultivated as a source of árewood. The tree can be cultivated in all types of soil and requiring a low supply of water . Malabar Neem has the unique feature of growing to 40 feet within 2 years from planting and can be mechanically pruned and harvested. Malabar Neem is a specie belonging to the Neem family. This tree is known for its fast growth. In recent times the farmers around Karnataka, Tamil Nadu, Andhra Pradesh & Kerala have found the utility of this tree both as a low grade timber and also a very useful wood for ply wood industry. Under irrigated conditions this tree can be harvested at the end of 4th year for both timber and ply wood.

Soil
It grows on variety of soils .However deep fertile sandy loam soils shows optimum growth.
Climate
Suitable for any climate.

Season of planting
Can be plant in any season

Scientific Name
Melia dubia
10 x12 Feet

Variety
NA

Height
60 to 70 feet

Harvesting
Ready to harvest after 4th year.

Plant age
30 to 35 years if not harvested.

Teak wood

Teak wood known as king of timber belongs to the family Verbenaceae. It’s scientific name is Tectonagrandis. It grows as a huge tree and yields excellent quality wood. Therefore teak wood has higher demand in national as well as International markets. Read more about 5 dragons slot machine. Articles made of teak wood have high durability/quality and hence with the increased consumption of teak in household and office interiors, teak has become an indispensable part of people’s lives all over the world. Normally superior teak plants are grown on commercial scale, it is possible to earn good profit with low risk. When grown on fertile soils with irrigation and scientific management, each tree yields 10 to15 Cu. ft wood in about 14 years. The main stem grows to a height of 25-30 ft. and attains a girth of 35-45 inches.

 Soil

Teak grows best on deep, well-drained alluvial soils.

Climate
Teak grows naturally over a wide range of climatic condition, from the very dry (500 mm/year) to the very moist (up to 5,000 mm/year)

Season of planting
Can be plant in any season

Scientific Name
Tectonagrandis

Density
10 x12 Feet

Variety
NA

Height
60 to 70 feet

Harvesting
Ready to harvest after 14th year.

Plant age
50 to 60 YEARS.
Sandal wood

Sandalwood is one of the materials being used from centuries and this tree is ever green and reaches up to 13 to 16 meter height with girth of 100 cm to 200 cm and is variable in habit, usually upright to sprawling. It has cultural importance and commercial/medicinal uses as well. In India, it is also being called as “Chandan” and “Srigandha”. Due to restrictions of growing sandalwood in many states in India, the demand for sandalwood is very high. However, some states in India have lifted the ban on growing sandalwood.

Though there are many varieties of sandal wood is available in the world, Indian sandalwood and Australian sandalwood are very famous and has excellent commercial value in the market. Though returns on sandalwood cultivation are very high in which naturally grown sandalwood tree takes 30 years to be ready for harvesting whereas intensive cultivation in organic methods gives quick results in 10 to 15 years. The sandalwood grown in India has two colours which is available white and red. The best part of these plants is this can be grown as inter crop in Malabar neem.

Soil
Sandalwood trees can be grown in any welldrained soils having good organic matter

Climate
Sandalwood crop requires and grows well in hot and humid climatic conditions. The ideal temperature for sandalwood tree growth is between 12° and 35°C.

Season of planting
Can be plant in any season

Scientific Name
Santalum

Density
10 x12 Feet

Variety
NA

Height
30 TO 35 feet

Harvesting
Ready to harvest after 14th year.

Plant age
50 to 60 YEARS.
Bamboo Plant
Bamboo is one of the materials being used from centuries and this tree is ever green and reaches up to 13 to 16 meter height with girth of 2.5 inch to 5 inch cm and is variable in habit, usually upright to sprawling. It has cultural importance and commercial/medicinal uses as well.

Though there are many varieties of Bamboo Plant is available in the world, Indian Bamboo Plant

Soil

Bamboo trees can be grown in any welldrained soils having good organic matter

Climate
Bamboo crop requires and grows well in hot and humid climatic conditions. The ideal temperature for sandalwood tree growth is between 12° and 35°C.

Season of planting
Can be plant in any season

Scientific Name
Bambusoideae

Density
8 x10 Feet

Variety
balcooa,d. asper

Height
30 TO 35 feet

Harvesting
Ready to harvest after 5 year.

Plant age
50 to 60 YEARS.