Senna siamea is a fast-growing, medium sized, evergreen tree, growing up to 18 m in height. Although it is in the legume family it does not fix nitrogen. Senna is a very useful landscape and timber tree that also provides shade and fodder for ruminants.
Cassia is a fast-growing, deciduous, nitrogen-fixing tree, growing to 10 m in height that has showy yellow flowers. It is useful for shade, as a landscape plant, for fuelwood, green manure, bee forage and light construction.
Adansonia digitatagrows and is native to parts of sub-Saharan Africa. It prefers to grow in drier, well-drained, rocky soils ranging between 0-1000m. For centuries it has been used for food, fodder, shelter, and shade. Trees mature slowly and should be protected from any cold temperatures.The...
ECHOcommunity ni ushirikiano wa wanachama wa kijamii wa ECHO, shirika la kimataifa lisilo la faida. ECHO ipo kupunguza njaa na kuboresha maisha kupitia mafunzo na rasilimali za kilimo. Inafanya kazi kupitia vituo vya mafunzo vya kikanda duniani kote; kwa kutumia rasilimali muhimu, na kila mmoja .Rasilimali hizi ni pamoja na msingi wa maarifa ya habari na vitendo, uzoefu wa msaada wa kiufundi na uhifadhi wa mbegu wenye kulenga manufaa ya mbegu zisizotumika vizuri.