The Cassias, with their lovely cool shades of pinks, green line the boulevards of many tropical cities; and when you see one in full flower for the first time, you have to ask, How hardy is a cassia tree and can I take one home?
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Description for Cassia alata

The Cassia has few distinguishing features can be observed with little trouble. It is slightly smaller, but has the same spreading crown, long drooping branches and numerous, feathery leaves, but the branches are rough. The flowers are similar but the sepals are smooth, green inside and deep-red underneath.

Common name Flower colours Bloom time Height Difficulty
Apple Blossom yellow Spring / Summer 20 to 30 feet Easy.

Planting and care

Cassia tree care requires very little, but that little is important. Once your seed has germinated and has about six leaves, its time to decide where your tree will be growing. Cassia trees need full sun to flower and produce the most colorful blossoms.

Sunlight Soil Water Temperature Fertilizer
Full Sun Acidic, Neutral, Well-drained soil Average Water Needs, Water regularly, do not overwater. Hardiness 35-40 degrees F. a generic N-P-K (nitrogen - phosphorus - potassium)

Caring for Cassia alata

  • Cassia tree care requires very little, but that little is important. Once your seed has germinated and has about six leaves, its time to decide where your tree will be growing.
  • Cassia trees need full sun to flower and produce the most colorful blossoms.
  • They are tolerant of most soil types with a neutral pH, and while they like water, they do best in well drained soils.
  • Dig your whole twice the size of the root ball and add peat moss and compost to the fill dirt, adding a handful of slow release fertilizer.
  • Planting a cassia tree this way will give it the healthiest start.
  • Leave a trough around your tree to collect water and see that it is watered regularly until the roots are well established.
  • Young trees need to be staked and will look a little scrawny for the first five years or so and then it will begin to fill out.
  • These trees have a tendency to weep so if you want a fuller look, pruning will be a part of your early cassia tree care.

Typical uses of Cassia alata

Special features:

Medicinal use: It is used medicinally for treating constipation, colic, chlorosis and urinary disorders.Its leaves are effective against herpes simplex and the bark of Cassia is one of the ingredients in ayurvedic and other traditional medicine antidiabetic formulations.

References

    http://ntbg.org/plants/plant_details.php?plantid=2436 http://toptropicals.com/html/toptropicals/articles/trees/cassia_pink.htm http://www.gardeningknowhow.com/ornamental/trees/cassia/growing-cassia-trees.htm


Reviews

Monday, 03 February 2020

?What if i keep this plant in the office where it is AC? Will it survive there?

Gaurav Narwania

Sunday, 24 November 2019

Brilliant stuff, highly recommended.

Divya Moses

Thursday, 21 November 2019

Good packaging and good plants& Nice deals...

vijayalakshmi

Monday, 18 November 2019

is the pot and soil included?

Kishor Gupta

Thursday, 14 November 2019

Plant is in very good condition.....Vase is good ..... Packaging is ok..... Jelly balls were broken....

Vibhor Garg

Tuesday, 12 November 2019

Very nice plant to have.

Vinay Bagul

Sunday, 10 November 2019

Gift for my father and he loved it

Akhil Stephen

Thursday, 07 November 2019

Very much happy with the product and service.

Amreen baig

Thursday, 31 October 2019

I have got a healthy plant with great packageing.Thanks to nurserylive to give me a great satisfaction.

priyashree

Friday, 25 October 2019

he plant was very nicely packed. Thanks for the plant surely will order more

Atul Patel

Friday, 18 October 2019

I like very much this product.also i received a free gift on my order,i suggest everyone to buy N.L.

Shyamali Basu

Thursday, 17 October 2019

M vry hapy wid d plants..... its so b ful ...... just want to know how often have to sprinkle water in it..

Manav Harsh Singla

Wednesday, 09 October 2019

Nice packing & plants,like professional brand..

amit

Wednesday, 02 October 2019

Great plant..looked nice n fresh wen i received ..Highly recommend it!

Afroz Pattan

Sunday, 01 July 2018

Great plant..looked nice n fresh wen i received ..Highly recommend it!

Jyoti Dhingra

Wednesday, 20 June 2018

Plant is in very good condition.....Vase is good ..... Packaging is ok..... Jelly balls were broken....

Shahnaz Ahmed

Friday, 15 June 2018

Plant was received in very good condition. Cost little more but a good buy

Alisha Goyal

Monday, 11 June 2018

I have ordered twice now from online plants and both orders have been more than what I expected

vivek

Tuesday, 05 June 2018

Properties of this plant makes it??great houseplants.

Sukuna Ashok

Wednesday, 30 May 2018

"I can t wait to bulk purchase again.

Dallram Tilok Ram

Tuesday, 29 May 2018

Its been a month I bought this plant. It came with very few broken leaves but its growing fast now. Very happy with this one.

Sn Pandey Pandey

Thursday, 24 May 2018

Really very good product i have purchase one plant pack .

Joshi Prisy

Friday, 18 May 2018

Is this plant low maintenance.

Sheenu Saxena

Monday, 14 May 2018

Good plants?. every one should buy it.

Bipasha Behera

Saturday, 05 May 2018

This is easy to grow with low maintenance requirements

AMit Saraf

Wednesday, 30 August 2017

?How many years will it live?

goutam

Thursday, 17 August 2017

he plant was very nicely packed. Thanks for the plant surely will order more

Abhijit Bhattacharya

Thursday, 17 August 2017

I purchased a plant online from nursery live and received it in a very perfect condition, Thanks nurserylive team

Yasir Asgar Khan

Thursday, 10 August 2017

This is easy to grow with low maintenance requirements

Emeline

Wednesday, 19 July 2017

Does it comes with soil?

Paresh Mistry

Wednesday, 12 April 2017

How many plants like this needed for a 500 SQFT living hall

Sonu Rock

Friday, 31 March 2017

I want 2 purchase more of this so please provide this product on last offered dicounted price.

Gaurav Narwania

Tuesday, 07 March 2017

when I opened the box I was amazed at how well this plant was packaged and how healthy they all were.

Karabi Dutta

Tuesday, 28 February 2017

Very nice plant but price is ok

Alvisia Sule

Sunday, 13 November 2016

Hope many more to purchase and recommend to buy from this seller without giving room second thought

Rinku Randhawa

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