Neem Tree

Scientific Name: Azadirachta indica

 Other Names: Neem, Nimtree or Indian lilac

Family Name: Malvaceae

Neem is a fast-growing tree that can reach a height of 20 metres. It is noted for its drought resistance and normally thrives in areas with sub-arid to sub-humid conditions. It is a known source of medicinal properties that produces the neem oil that helps improve liver function, detoxify the blood and balance blood sugar levels. Its leaves are also use to treat skin diseases like eczema and psoriasis.

CARE AND GROWING TIPS:

Outdoor Plant

Exposure

Prefers full sun exposure

Water

Prefers moist soil to be able to grow and flower but it also needs to be drained well so that the roots will not rot.

Soil

Prefers potting soil but without the “water management’ polymers.

Fertilizer

 

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