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|Gliricidia maculata, Gliricidia sepium|
Family: Faboideae / Leguminosae / Papilionaceae
Gliricidia, Madre de Cacao, Madura
Origin: Central America
Used for timber, firewood, medicinal purposes, charcoal, living fences, plantation shade and green manure, it has good potential as fodder for livestock.
It does well in moist or dry soils even with heavy concentration of limestone. It is drought resistant. Often used for shading cacao trees, hence the common name Madre de Cacao.
3756 Gliricidia sepium - Madre de CacaoMadre de Cacao, Madura. This legume is a deciduous tree to 30' with mimosa type foliage. Grown as a shade tree for both coffee and cacao plants but also seen as a "living fence".
This item is certified for shipping to California.
|Grown in 3 gal pot|
1 Plant in stock
3235 Gliricidia sepium - seedsMadre de Cacao, Madura. This legume is a deciduous tree to 30' with mimosa type foliage. Grown as a shade tree for both coffee and cacao plants but also seen as a "living fence".
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|Per pack: 12 seeds|
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