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Sandalwood Plants

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Sandalwood Plants

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Sandalwood Plants
Approx. Rs 100 / Plant
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Product Details:
Minimum Order Quantity10000 Plant
Height when Fully GrownSandlewood
Spread ( Width of Trunk )depends on growth
Soil SpecificClay
Other NecessitiesFast Growth

The sandalwood plants can grow in almost any part of India (which is why any Indian will recognize the fragrant wood, even though they might refer to sandalwood by one of its many aliases.) The sandalwood tree flourishes in regions where the climate is cool with moderate rainfall, plentiful sunshine and long periods of dry weather. It is comes under Sandalwood Plants

· Planting your own Sandalwood Tree:-1. The sandalwood is a root parasite so you have to provide other plants for it to grow along with, especially by the time it is 8" high, alternatively, when you plant the sandalwood seed, also throw in some toor dal or butterfly seeds.

2. Plant the sandalwood seed ¾" to 1" below the soil and water it lightly everyday. If you don't have access to a strip of soil, you can plant the seed in a soil bed or a pot, or recycle a milk-bag by punching holes in it, adding soil and turning it into a tiny planter.

3. You can move it to a larger bag or a larger pot as required, and gift the sapling to someone else if you run out of space.

Mix red earth, farmyard manure (cattle manure) and sand in a ratio of 2:1:1 i.e 2 parts of red earth, 1 part of manure and 1 part of sand. Silt also provides very good nourishment to plants.

4. The seeds will start sprouting only in 4 to 8 weeks so don't stop watering if you don't see results - and don't over water, because that certainly won't hasten the process! The soil should always be moist, never water logged, so after it has sprouted, water it only on alternate days.

5. Eventually, if you have no place to transfer the plant to, you can keep the sandalwood tree in a large container (cement chilla /pot/etc) in your balcony or terrace, strip compound.

6. When your saplings are about one month old, transplanting them to a larger area will give them a much higher chance to survive and thrive.

7. Clear an area for planting and dig a pit about 30cm3 in size. Plant the sandalwood seedlings along with the host seedlings - keep a distance of 2.5 to 4m between two sandalwood plants. Usually, sandalwood is transplanted in the months between May and October.

8. To prevent contamination of local varieties, plant these seeds only in urban areas, not in protected forest areas.

Sandal trees grow mainly on red ferregenuous loam, overlying metamorphic rocks, chiefly gneiss. They can tolerate shallow, rocky ground and stony or gravelly soils, voiding saline or calcareous soils, and are not exacting about the depth of the soil.

Rich and moist soils such as well-drained alluvial soils, do not support sandalwood well; the heartwood in such trees will be deficient in oil. Trees grown on poor soils yield better oil, though they cannot withstand water-logging.

· Parasitism :-The roots of sandalwood saplings attach themselves to the root of the host plant with the help of haustoria. There are also instances of sandal thriving off other sandal trees too.

Sandalwood grows well with hosts such as Acacia, Albizzia, Bombusa, Cassia, Erythrina, Erythroxylon, Gossypium, Pongamia, Semecarpus, Strychnos, Tectona, Thespesia, Vitex and Zocypus in natural forest Spike disease has been reported to be transmitted form hosts, such as Lantana, Acanthaclous Ocimum Dedroclamus, Dodonea, Vinca and Eucalyptus.

· Climate:-The tree flourishes best between altitudes of 600 and 1050 m, though it may go up to 1350 m and descend as low as 360m. The important sandal tracts lie in places where rainfall varies from 60-160cm.In general, the sandal tree flourishes in regions where the climate is cool with moderate rainfall, plentiful sunshine and long periods of dry weather. The ideal temperature for its growth is between 12° and 30°C.

 

 

 


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  • Item Code: 180
  • Port of Dispatch: Mumbai Nahva Sheva
  • Production Capacity: 100000 plants per month
  • Delivery Time: After 2 months from booking
  • Packaging Details: As per customer requirement .
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    Red Sandalwood Plants

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    Red Sandalwood Plants
    Approx. Rs 100 / Number
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    Product Details:
    Minimum Order Quantity600 Number
    Height when Fully Grown20ft
    Spread ( Width of Trunk )5
    Soil SpecificWell Drained
    Other NecessitiesFast Growth

    Red Sandalwood Plants is a medium-sized evergreen tree with almost drooping branches, dark rough bark and fragrant mature wood. The trade name of sandalwood is based on its Indian name. Sandalwood is a native of India. It is cultivated in Karnataka, Coorg, Coimbatore and the southern parts of Tamilnadu. It also grows wild. Sandalwood occupies a very important place in Hindu religious rituals. Sandalwood yields an essential oil which contains santaloe.

    Properties :- Sandal wood is bitter, , cooling and cardiac tonic. It is useful in arresting secretion or bleeding and in promoting the flow of urine. Sandal wood oil is stimulant and antiseptic. Sandal wood is valuable in gastric irritability. Sandal wood is also beneficial to the treatment of dysentery. Sandal wood paste is popular household remedy for prickly heat. Another use of the wood is a cooling dressing in inflammatory skin diseases. Sandal wood paste applied on the temple relieves headache and brings down the temperature and fever.

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  • Item Code: 253
  • Pay Mode Terms: Other
  • Port of Dispatch: Mumbai Nhava Sheva
  • Production Capacity: 10000 per Plants
  • Delivery Time: After 45 days from 100 advance Payment
  • Packaging Details: As per customer requirement or as per required for transportation .
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