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Description for Neem Tree
Plant height: 14 - 22 inches (35 - 56 cm)
Plant spread: 5 - 9 inches (12 - 23 cm)
It is a tall evergreen perennial tree with the small bright green leaves. It is up to 30 m tall. It blossoms in spring with the small white flowers. It has a straight trunk. Its bark is hard rough and scaly, fissured even in small trees. The colour of the bark is brown grayish.
The leaves are alternate and consists of several leaflets with serrated edges. Its flowers are small and white in colour.
Common name(s): Azadirachta indica, Nimtree, Indian Lilac, Neem.
Flower colours: white or pale yellow
Bloom time: Seasonal bloomer
Max reachable height: Up to 30 m
Difficulty to grow: easy to grow
Planting and care
Neem tree is easily propagated with seeds. Monsoon is the best season for seeds sowing. The neem tree thrives in most soils, even saline, and alkaline ones, but it does better on dry, poor, rocky soils than on the wet ground. The roots can penetrate a hard clay pan, which tends to increase soil fertility and helps to neutralize acidic soils.
Sunlight: Full sun to part shade
Soil: Well drained soil
Temperature: 25 to 35 degree C
Fertilizer: Apply any organic fertilizer
Caring for Neem Tree
- Watering should be done at young stage.
- Allow the soil to dry out between waterings.
- Also, prepare the soil with fertilizers and plant feed before planting the tree.
- Apply the organic fertilizer in the spring season.
Typical uses of Neem Tree
Special features: This evergreen tree is highly resistant to drought.
Medicinal use: Neem kills cancer, supreme anti-microbial/anti-infection, removes calcification of all kinds, supreme skin healer, anti-dandruff, supreme oral care, blood cleanser, blood-sugar balancer, kills scabies, dust mites, & bed bugs.
Note: Please consult with the specialist first before using.