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Alstonia Scholaris, Ditabark - 0.5 Kg Seeds

Alstonia scholaris (Apocynaceae, commonly called Blackboard tree, Indian devil tree, Ditabark, Milkwood pine, White cheesewood and Pulai
1911

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The Alstonia scholaris is a glabrous tree and grows up to 40 m (130 ft) tall. Its mature bark is grayish and its young branches are copiously marked with lenticels.

Common name: blackboard tree, devil tree, ditabark,
Color: cream to yellowish
Bloom time: October
Height: 40 m (130 ft)
Difficulty level: easy to grow

Planting & Care
The deep planting encourages the developing stem to send out roots to help stabilize the plant and perhaps eliminate the need for staking. Also, deep planting keeps lily bulbs cool when temperatures soar.

Sunlight: Full Sun to Partial Shade

Soil: well-drained soil

Water: Medium

Temprature: 12-32 deg. C

Fertilizer: Apply any organic fertilizer

Care:
  • Growing plants can be inexpensive, particularly when growing them from seed.
  • Seeds of plants flowers should usually be sown directly into the sunny flower bed, as developing roots do not like to be disturbed.


Care:
  • Place plants in full sun in average, well-drained soil.
  • Drainage is important; don t place where roots will sit in water.
  • Leaves develop best flavor in full sun.


Special Feature:
The wood of Alstonia scholaris has been recommended for the manufacture of pencils, as it is suitable in nature and the tree grows rapidly and is easy to cultivate.In Borneo the wood close to the root is very light and of white color, and is used for net floats, household utensils, trenchers, corks, etc
Use
Ornamental use:
  • The plant is used for ornamental purpose.


Note:
Luckily, plants are deer-resistant, so they might help keep nearby flowers from being eaten.

Reference:
https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Alstonia_scholaris https://www.google.co.in/search?q=Alstonia+Scholaris%2C+Ditabark&oq=Alstonia+Scholaris%2C+Ditabark&aqs=chrome..69i57&sourceid=chrome&ie=UTF-8#q=Alstonia+Scholaris%2C+Ditabark+flower+color

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