Bakul, Maulsari, Vajradhanthi - Plant
Indeed, Krishna impressed the milkmaids when playing his flute underneath a maulsari tree on the banks of Yamuna. Even today, its richly scented flowers are used in garland making.
Common name: Spanish cherry
Color: yellowish white in color
Bloom time: Mid Spring,Late Spring/Early Summer
Height: 15-20 ft
Difficulty level: easy to grow
Planting & Care
This plant is attractive to bees, butterflies and/or birds Flowers are fragrant
Sunlight: Full Sun
Soil: well-drained soil
Water: Average Water Needs; Water regularly; do not overwater
Fertilizer: apply any organic fertilizer
- Grows naturally in sub-humid to very humid topical lowland climates, generally in frost-free areas with average annual lows of 21 to 24 °C, average annual highs of 29 to 35 °C and annual rainfall of 900 to 4000 mm, with a dry season of 3 to 7 months.
- However, it has its best development in areas with annual rainfall of 1500 mm or more.
Various parts are found used in traditional Indian or Ayurvedic medicine. The ripe fruit pulp has astringent properties and is used in the treatment of chronic dysentery.
- gum problems and dental disorders
for medicinal use, please consult appropriate doctor / physian befor use.
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