The foliage of this perennial plant consists of slender, much branched green to grey-green twigs, bearing minute scale-leaves in whorls of 6 to 8. The flowers are produced in small catkin-like inflorescences. It is monoecious, with male and female flowers produced on the same tree.
Planting And Care:
- Be careful to water the plants regularly during the first two years following planting.
- Do watering is done along with the planting.
- Organic insecticides such as biocide are highly effective to get rid of moths (parasites).
It grows along sandy coasts and coastal forests naturally. It can be propagated by seed. A spacing of 4 x 4 to 6 x 6 feet is ideal which allows intercropping in the first year. The soil is scooped to the depth and width of the bag, planted preferably with the onset of rains.
|Watering||Moderate. The irrigation is required for once in every 10 to 15 days.|
|Soil||Well-Drained Soils, Saline, Loose, Fine Soils|
|Temperature||16 to 45 degrees C|
|Fertilizer||Use any organic fertilizer.|