Acacia (Span., Tag.)
Akasya (Tag., Ilk.)
Rain Tree (Engl.)
Yu shu (Chin.)
SN: Samanea saman
- Adapts to a wide range of soil types and pH levels; as well as light, medium and heavy soils.
- Has a growth rate of 0.75-1.5 m/yr (2.5-5 ft/yr)
- Can be inter-planted as a shade tree with other crops
- Best planted along road sides for shade and riverbanks to prevent soil erosion
Pictures are 5ft. tall Acacia Saplings ready for transplanting..
- Meet ups in Cubao and Kamuning area