Gliricidia maculata (1-5)
Hoogte: 6 cm.
Winterhard in: zones 10-11 (10C)
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Zaai-instructies: Kiem in 2-12 wk, 20-25C
Plant-instructies: Niet nat. Zon/halfschaduw.
Waarschuwing: hele plant is giftig
Description: An attractive, medium-sized, fast growing, dry deciduous tropical tree with pinnate foliage and pink pea flowers in long racemes. Originally native to Central and South America, it widely cultivated for timber, firewood and charcoal, for hedges and as a shade tree and makes a nice ornamental flowering tree. In agriculture it is used as green manure and for fodder. It also has a number of medicinal applications.
Height: 6 m.
Hardy in: zones 10-11 (10 Celsius)
Sowing instructions: Germinates in 14-75 days at 20-25 Celsius.
Planting instructions: It does well in moist or dry soils even with heavy concentration of limestone. It is drought resistant.
Warning: poisonous when ingested