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Fish Bean Tephrosia vogelii
Fish BeanFish bean is a short-lived perennial, somewhat woody, nitrogen-fixing plant, growing up to 3 m in height. This plant is used for green manure, erosion control, and mulch. It is known to contain rotenoids and can be used as an insecticide and fish poison. Fish bean should NOT be used as fodder for...
Black Afara Terminalia ivorensis
Arjun; Indian Almond-wood;White Marudah Terminalia arjuna
White Hoarypea Tephrosia candida
White Hoarypea, White TephrosiaThis 2-3 m (7-10 ft) high member of the pea family, White Hoarypea, was first grown in the tropical foothills of the Himalayan mountains of India. Since then it has been introduced into Southeast Asia, the West Indies, South America and some African countries. It is a nitrogen-fixing, perennial...
Kenya Shade Tree Acrocarpus fraxinifolius
Pink Cedar, Shingle Tree, Indian Ash, Mundani, Lazcar, Kenya Shade TreeAcrocarpus fraxinifolius is a fast-growing, deciduous tree, which can grow to heights of 30-60 m and a diameter of over 200 cm. The timber resembles ash and walnut and is used in construction and furniture. It is also used for fodder, erosion control, reforestation, and as a shade tree. A....
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Silver Terminalia, Silver Clusterleaf Terminalia sericea
Silver Terminalia, Silver ClusterleafSilver terminalia is a small tree or shrub, valued for its strong wood, and growing to 23 m in height. This tree provides good fuelwood and is valuable for land reclamation and erosion control.