Moringa oleifera is popularly grown for its bean-like pods and are cooked as veggie

Moringa oleifera (Drumstick Tree, Horseradish Tree, Ben Oil Tree) Drumstick Tree or Horseradish Tree is popularly grown for its bean-like pods and are cooked as veggie. Besides, these edible green, three-angled, long and slender fruits of Drumstick Tree are especially used in Indian cuisine.

Pandanus tectorius is salt-tolerant and able to stabilize sandy soil along beach front properties

Pandanus tectorius (Tahitian Screwpine, Thatch/Textile Screwpine, Tourist Pineapple, Hala, Screw Pine, Mengkuang Laut/Duri in Malay) Tahitian Screwpine or Tourist Pineapple is a captivating and excellent plant for poor, salty or sandy soils in hot and windy areas. Being salt-tolerant, this versatile beauty helps to stabilize sandy soil along coastal and beach front properties where salt […]

Syzygium antisepticum with distinctive reddish-brown, papery and flaky bark

Syzygium antisepticum (Shore Eugenia, Gelam Tikus in Malay) Syzygium antisepticum or Shore Eugenia is an exotic tree with its signature feature of distinctive reddish-brown, papery and flaky bark on its trunk. Truly a beautiful and an awesome sight to behold! Besides, it contains some medicinal properties for good health.

Artocarpus integer bears the largest fruits of any tree in the world

Artocarpus integer (Chempedak, Cempedak, Champada, Champekak, Chempedak Utan) Chempedak or Champekak is well known for bearing the largest fruits of any tree in the world. The large fruits are able to reach as much as 35 kg in weight, 90 cm in length and 50 cm in diameter. It is a popularly and widely grown tree, primarily for […]

Citrus limon is grown for its edible fruits, culinary and medicinal purposes

Citrus limon (Lemon) Its very appealing colour and flavour has made Citrus limon or Lemon as the leading citrus fruit around. An ornamental tree with showy flowers that is popularly and widely grown for its edible and aromatic fruits, as well as for its culinary and medicinal purposes.