Moringa oleifera (Benzoil tree, Ben Oil tree, Drumstick Tree)

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Moringa oleifera (Benzoil tree, Ben Oil tree, Drumstick Tree) is a fast-growing deciduous tree with a trunk diameter of 1.5 feet and a height of 32–40 feet. The bark is a whitish-grey hue with thick cork around it. The bark of young shoots is purple or greenish-white, and it is...
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Moringa oleifera (Benzoil tree, Ben Oil tree, Drumstick Tree) is a fast-growing deciduous tree with a trunk diameter of 1.5 feet and a height of 32–40 feet. The bark is a whitish-grey hue with thick cork around it. The bark of young shoots is purple or greenish-white, and it is hairy. The tree has a drooping, delicate crown, and the leaves form a fluffy foliage of tripinnate leaves. The fragrant, hermaphroditic blooms are encircled by five unequally veined, yellowish-white petals. The blooms are tall and wide in appearance. They bloom in spreading or drooping flower clusters on thin, hairy stems. Within the first six months of planting, flowering occurs.  It is an exceptionally nutritious vegetable tree with a variety of potential uses.  In developing countries, moringa has potential to improve nutrition, boost food security, foster rural development, and support sustainable land care. 

 

* It is an exceptionally nutritious vegetable tree with a variety of potential uses.
* In developing countries, moringa has potential to improve nutrition, boost food security, foster rural development, and support sustainable landcare.

Botanical Name : Moringa oleifera

Common Name : Drumstick Tree

Height : 35-40 ft

Spread : 20 ft

Germination Info : Seed does not require a pre-treatment

Hardiness zone : 9-11

Average seed per ounce : Approx. 125

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