Description for Subabul, Leucaena leucocephala
A seed rate of 3 to 4 kg per hactare is recommended. Sowing is preferably done during February-March in a nursery or in polythene bags or in situ at 2 to 3 cm depth. Seedlings (1.5 to 3 months old with 6-8 leaves) are planted in the main field. A spacing of 1 x 0.1 m is recommended for a pure crop of fodder, 1.5 x 0.2 m for planting in boundaries and borders of coconut gardens and 2 x 0.2 m when raised along boundaries.
Planting and care
The tree grows very well under alkaline soils and also performs under dry clayey soils.
Caring for Subabul
Typical uses of Subabul
Special features: The tree is highly drought resistant.
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vegetable Seeds germinated within a week of sowing and excellent success rate.