Indian White Sandalwood Seeds Pure Precious Santalum Album Tree for Growing
Botanical nomenclature : Santalum album
Common name : Indian Sandalwood, Sacred Timber
Family : santalaceae
Origin : India, southeast asia.
Height: between 4 and 9 meters height.
Luminosity : full sun
Culture of great importance in your aromatic and medical quality.
A true and real preciousness to be cultured in our gardens.
Highly reverented as a fragency sacred by many religions around the world has its use as wood.
Used oil in religious practices.
Used material for construction of temples and others.
PRETREATMENT OF SEEDS : Seeds are soaking in water 24 hours OR Acid scarification with concentrated H2so4 for 30 minutes with strring and washing in running water OR soak the seeds in 0.05% gibberellic acid overnight.
NURSERY TECHNIQUE : Pretreated seeds sowing to mother bed and covered with straw which is removed when the seedlings emerge .When seedlings attain 4 to 6 leaf stage, they are transplanted into polythene bags, along with seeds of a primary host tree Cajanus cajan or any other host.