Crown and root system: This is a dry season deciduous tree with a medium-large crown and a non-invasive root system. Its rate of growth is particularly quick and adjusts to a variety of soil types and climate conditions. The root system is flat and tends to collapse in winter winds. To prevent this, the tree should be anchored.
Growing regions: All over the country.
Ripening date: The moringa has long thin pods that ripen in summer and are edible.
Planting in a container: Not suitable.
Recommended planting season: All year round, except for cold months.
Good to know:
The leaves, fruit and even the roots of this tree can be eaten and are rich in nutritional value.