fb
Shop by Category
 
Plants
 
Seeds
 
Pots
 
Gifts
 
More

Acacia Arabica, Desi Babul - 0.5 Kg Seeds

Acacia Arabica, Desi Babul - 0.5 Kg Seeds
Acacia is a woody genus and shows the period of juvenility.
735

0 Reviews |  Submit Review
( 20 times booked in last 90 days )
All India Delivery
500,000 Happy Customers

Special Gift Today
Get 1 Plant O Boost Free
  • Plant Growth and Flowering Booster.
  • Can be applied to all house plants and vegetable plants
** The offer is valid on all orders placed today
PDFPrintEmail

Description for Acacia Arabica, Desi Babul

Babool is a medium to large tree, native to West Asia, that can reach a height of 10 m, with an average of 4-7 m in height. The crown is somewhat flattened or rounded, with a moderate density.
The branches have a tendency to droop downwards if the crown is roundish. The bark is blackish gray or dark brown in mature trees and deeply grooved, with longitudinal fissures.
The young branches are smooth and gray to brown in color. The leaves are twice compound.

Common name(s): Nilotica, Gum Arabic, Babool, Babul
Flower colours: Bright yellow
Bloom time: Once in a year, Autumn to Winter
Max reacahble height: 4 to 10 m
Difficulty to grow:: Easy to moderate

Planting and care

It grows in all terrestrial habitats, including alpine settings, rainforests, woodlands, grasslands, coastal dunes, and deserts.

Sunlight: Full
Soil: Grow on saline, alkaline soils and requires sufficient moisture in the soil.
Water: Moderate
Temperature: 15 degrees to 28 degrees C
Fertilizer: Use any organic fertilizer

Caring for Acacia Arabica

    Typical uses of Acacia Arabica

    Special features:

    Culinary use: Indigenous Australians have traditionally harvested the seeds of some species, to be ground into flour and eaten as a paste or baked into a cake. In addition to utilizing the edible seed and gum, they employed the timber for implements, weapons, and fuel.

    Ornamental use: Plant used as an ornamental plant for foliage and attractive flowers.

    References

    • http://www.flowersofindia.net/catalog/slides/Babool.html
    • Orchard, Anthony E.; Wilson, Annette J.G. (2001). Flora of Australia. Volume 11A, Mimosaceae, Acacia part 1. Melbourne: CSIRO. pp. x–. ISBN 9780643067172.
    • https://books.google.co.in/books?hl=en&lr=&id=ZcTP7Kb01NAC&oi=fnd&pg=PA1&dq=Acacia+nilotica+bloom+time&ots=b98fBpwzgR&sig=jNM1ntk16Ne5vvM08cZpYPmTwP0#v=onepage&q&f=false
    • http://www.cabi.org/isc/datasheet/2342

    What Customer says ?

    Want to tell us your experience with this product ? Just login and add your comments

    There are yet no reviews for this product.

    Any query about acacia arabica, desi babul - 0.5 kg seeds

    You may browse related categories

    ALL INDIA DELIVERY:

    ahmedabad, bangalore, baroda, chandigarh, chennai, gurgaon,hyderabad, indore, kolkata, mumbai, nasik, new delhi, noida, patna,pimpri, puducherry, pune, raipur, ranchi, trivandrum,nellore,vijayawada, visakhapatnam, warangal, guwahati, dhanbad,jamshedpur, jamnagar, rajkot, surat, faridabad, srinagar, belgaum,mangalore, mysore, kochi, kozhikode, aurangabad, kolhapur,nagpur,siliguri, bokaro, durgapur, bardhaman, cuttack, rourkela, bhilai,rajahmundry, kakinada, brahmapur, guntur, tirupati, tirunelveli, kollam,thrissur, tiruchirappalli, salem, anantapur, kurnool, bellary and all over india