A multipurpose tree with edible and medicinal uses, as well as a host of other applications such as oil, agroforestry, insecticide and timber. It is harvested from. Preferred Scientific Name; Azadirachta excelsa. Taxonomic Tree; Domain: Eukaryota; Kingdom: Plantae; Phylum: Spermatophyta; Subphylum. The best-known species of the genus Azadirachta (family Meliaceae) is A. indica (Indian neem tree). There are at least two other congeneric species in.

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Guide to fertilizer use in Peninsular Malaysia.

The soil in Sungai Karas is a sandy clay loam and low in pH Table 3. Except for Ca, other foliar nutrient concentrations Table 3 were in the range previously reported by Ong et al. Abdul Razak Sulong, Mr. Pemerhatian awal pertumbuhan sentang Azadirachta excelsa berumur 3 tahun di Azacirachta Simpan Relai, Kelantan.

Init was estimated that more than 5, ha of A. Concentrations of P, Mg and K which was higher for the latter element were at the maximum level as compared to study by Ong et al. Root cuttings are possible for industrial scale A. Drawing of the leaves, flowers and fruit Photograph by: Jugah Kadir Email address: Scenario of Malaysian forestry in the 21st century. The texture is slightly coarse and uneven; the grain straight to interlocked.


By using this site, you agree to the Terms of Use and Privacy Policy. Seedlings were fertilized at the time of planting with 50 g of 15 N P Azaadirachta.

Calcium concentration in the foliage was less than 3. In the mid ‘s the Malaysian government began promoting several tree species for forest plantations, one of which is Azadirachta excelsa. The average annual temperature varies from The dbh was negatively correlated with slope, silt and K, whereas it was positively correlated with sand, pH and Mg.

InForestry Department of Peninsular Malaysia launched Forest Plantation Compensatory Project to coverha by the year with year rotation. Academic Press, London – Toronto.

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Ong Tai Hock, Mr. The oil contains caprylic acid 0.

Proper site selection and fertilizer applications are important factors to be considered when establishing A. Two small branches on upper canopy of each tree were collected.

Some effects of site on the growth of Azadirachta excelsa (Jack) Jacobs in Peninsular Malaysia

The oil is used to make soap. When considered together, foliar concentration of Ca for dbh also had some influence on tree growth. Site characteristics and foliar nutrients of Azadirachta excelsa plantations in relation to growth were studied exceksa Peninsular Malaysia. A note on Azadirachta excelsa: The young shoots, leaves and flowers are eaten raw in salads, and cooked as a vegetable.


Wise] General Information Sentang is a large deciduous tree, growing up to 50 metres tall.

Effects of fertilizers and vesicular-arbuscular mycorrhizas on the growth and photosynthesis of Azadirachta excelsa Jack Jacobs seedlings. This information is essential for tree management and fertilizer prescriptions for A.

The plantation was established following clear cutting of first rotation mature old palm stand in July Characteristics of the two-year old Azadirachta excelsa stands. Thus, the objective of this study was to examine how the growth of A. The heartwood is pale reddish-brown; it is distinctly demarcated from the yellowish-white, greyish white or sometimes grey-pink sapwood.

The poor growth could be due to shallow soil on steep slopes which in turn contribute to a restricted volume for root growth and subsequently the lower availability of water and nutrients. You can help Wikipedia by expanding it. Height and volume were influenced by slope, whilst dbh was influenced by N and K. Multiple regressions equation relating soil properties and foliar nutrient concentrations to growth a.