Rudraksh - Plant
Description for Rudraksh
Rudraksha tree bear leaves which look similar to leaves of mango tree. The leaves are as usual green in color. Rudraksha leaves also fall and new leaves re-grow as happens usually with every tree. The leaves are found to be having well anti bacterial property.
So these leaves are used for treating wounds. Very particularly the leaves are used for treating headache, mental disorders, epilepsy, and migraine.
Rudraksha flowers are found with length nearly 15 cm. These grow in bunches. These are white in color. During nov-dev the flower bunches come on rudraksha tree. During jan-feb rudraksha fruits come on tree.
|Common name||Flower colours||Bloom time||Height||Difficulty|
|Elaeocarpus ganitrus,Rudraksh||White||October to December||2.5.00 to 30.00 feet||Easy to grow|
Planting and care
|Full sun to part shade||Well-drained soil||Keep soil moist throughout the growing season||1 or 2 degrees c||Apply any organic fertilizer|
Caring for Rudraksh
- Deadhead religiously and keep beds clean. Every leaf has a growth bud, so removing old flower blossoms encourages the plant to make more flowers instead of using the energy to make seeds.
- Clean away from around the base of the rosebushes any trimmed debris that can harbor disease and insects.
Typical uses of Rudraksh
Ornamental use: The plant is used for ornamental purpose.