Gliricidia Stem Cutting (Gliricidia sepium)
Botanical Name: Gliricidia sepium
Quantity: 4 stem cuttings
Size: 1.5 feet long stem cuttings
- Green Manure – The leaves act as natural mulch and best biomass enriching soil
- Fodder – The leaves are one of the best fodders for cattle’s and goats.
- Live fencing – Highly drought and disease tolerant hence it is planted as natural living fence.
- Intercropping – These trees are used for intercropping in part because they fix nitrogen in the soil and tolerate low soil fertility, so when they are interplanted with crops they can boost crop yields significantly, without the need of chemical fertilizers.