Synonyms: Inga saman, Inga salutaris, Enterolobium saman, Acacia Other major authorities accepting Albizia saman as the accepted name include: ILDIS. Albizia saman. Fabaceae – Mimosoideae. F. Muell. Typical flowering tree of A. saman with heavy branching and wide spreading crown here protected in fields in. Large, handsome and spreading, the Rain Tree is easily recognised by its umbrella like canopy of evergreen, feathery foliage and puffs of pink.

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Comparative growth performance of some multipurpose trees and shrubs grown at Machakos, Kenya. It prefers a mean annual temperature in the range 20 – 35c, being liable to damage if temperatures ever drop below 8c.

Albizia saman – Wikipedia

Notes on the flora of Manila with special reference to the introduced element. Whenever livestock are around fruits never accumulate beneath the tree. Taxonomic Tree Top of page Domain: Verdcourt, ; Brook et al.

Trees for development in Sub-Saharan Africa. To leave a comment please Register or login here All comments need to be approved so will not appear immediately. It is used for carvings, furniture, panelling, boat building, interior trim, crafts, boxes, veneers, and general construction.

Your comments The flower labeled Rain Tree is Agroforestry Systems, 51 3: The new growth and leaf rachis are covered in short, velvety, tawny pubescence. However, it is noted that this species has already been widely introduced and so any risk is likely to albkzia associated with existing plantings.


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The use of tree legumes for fuelwood production. Due to its dense canopy, rain tree is planted in plantations as shade tree for coffee, cacao, and other crops. It is noted for eaman wildlife. Mimosaceae Touch-me-not family Synonyms: Therefore, monitoring of introduction sites for signs of invasiveness may be prudent. Some information cannot be used for commercial reasons or be modified but some can. Its present-day distribution in the Americas is also in part, probably generated by seed dispersal following introduction of horses and cattle Janzen and Martin, Xaman of frost requires minimum temperature of degrees F.

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Incorporating indigenous knowledge of fodder trees into small-scale silvopastoral systems in Jamaica. Treated seed usually germinates quickly, in 6 – 8 days under optimal conditions[ ]. No comprehensive provenance studies have been attempted although two different seed sources e.

The flowers are arranged in loose umbelliform heads, sanan develop in groups of in the axils of leaves on actively growing albizi. On-farm species trials to investigate several NFT species for use in terraced hedgerows. Agroforestry Systems, 34 1: Can be applied to all house plants and vegetable plants.

Commonwealth Forestry Review, 72 3: The seeds are chewed for treating a sore throat[ ]. In other projects Wikimedia Commons Wikispecies.

Nitrogen Fixing Tree Research Reports, 8: Space JC, Falanruw M, Nitrogen Fixing Tree Association, Report to the Kingdom of Tonga on invasive plant species of environmental saan. Rivista Italiana delle Sostanze Grasse, 73 4: It can grow in semi-shade light woodland or no shade.


Albizia saman – Rain Tree

Forest Products Industries, 7 1: Van Vigyan, 33 2: Pods can be ground up and converted to alcohol as an energy ssman ]. Two seed orchards comprising 46 and 50 half-sib families have been established in Honduras Mejia, The flowers appear like round, silken tufts, but actually each flower stalk bears one central and a surrounding circlet of florets, up to twenty in number.

The leaves fold in rainy weather and in the evening, hence the name “rain tree” and daman o’clock tree” Pukul Lima in Malay.

Prain Feuilleea saman Jacq. Barneby RC, Grimes J, Medicinally, the plant is used in the treatment of diarrhea, stomach pain, albizai sore throat. For example, two seeds of S. This is, however, contradicted in part by a number of other authorities. The distribution in xlbizia summary table is based on all the information available.

Distribution Maps Top of page You can pan and zoom the map. Growth and wood characteristics of four fast growing tree species in Bangladesh. Insect pests recorded on forest trees in the Konkan region of Maharashtra State India.