Moringa oleifera (Drumstick/Shevga)

Taxonomy

Kingdom:
Plantae
Division:
Angiospermae
Class:
Magnoliopsida
Order:
Brassicales
Family:
Moringaceae
Genus:
Moringa
Species :
M. oleifera
Height:
40 - 50 Feet
Leaf Size:
25 - 50 cm
Leaf Type:
Tripinnate

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Native Area:-

Requirement

Soil: Well drained sandy or loamy soil

Sunlight: -

Utility

Medicinal: In Ayurvedic traditional medicine, the leaves are believed to reduce blood pressure and glucose levels

Flowers: Oil extracted from flowers of the tree are used in various ointments

Fruit: -

Importance

Religious: -

Cultural: -