Eagle Wood - Plant
Description for Eagle Wood
Easily grown in average, medium, well-drained soil in full sun to part shade. Wide range of soil tolerance as long as drainage is good. Prefers rich, moist soils in light to moderate shade. Freely self-seeds and will naturalize to form large colonies in optimum growing conditions. Remove flowering stems after bloom to encourage additional bloom. Keep soils uniformly moist after bloom to prolong attractive foliage appearance. When foliage depreciates, plants may be cut to the ground.
|Common name||Flower colours||Bloom time||Height||Difficulty|
|Aloeswood,Agarwood,oud, oodh||Green, White.||April to May||2 to 3 feet||Easy to grow|
Planting and care
The incidence Cumulative Trauma Disorders (CTDs) in nursing homes is a growing problem. Constant interaction between patients and employees and the absence of proper equipment result in many preventable sprains and strains.
|Full Sun to Partial Shade||Well-drained soil||Medium||280 to 300 degrees C||Apply any organic fertilizer|
Caring for Eagle Wood
- Eaglewood Care Center, like many other elderly care
facilities in the state, faced high employee injury and turnover rates due to everyday,work related tasks.
These tasks include lifting residents, repositioning them and assisting with their many other daily activities.
Typical uses of Eagle Wood
Special features: Borders, cottage gardens, open shade gardens, woodland gardens or naturalized areas. Also a good selection for a hummingbird garden. Continue to water plants after bloom to enjoy the ground cover effect of the attractive foliage.
Culinary use: Wood, Extracted oil
Ornamental use: The plant is used for ornamental purpose.
Medicinal use: To treat unhealed wounds, Leprosy, Skin diseases, used as s anti-venom, to treat eye and ear problems.