It grows natively in warm humid climates of Pakistan, India, Myanmar, and Malaysia and belongs to the Fabaceae family. Ashoka is ever-green, slender but slow-growing flowering tree.
It is easy-to-grow, an easy-to-prune tree that flowers abundantly and produces a compact shaped canopy – an ideal candidate as a house-plant or a lawn tree.
|Plant Height||19 inch (48 cm)|
|Plant Spread||6 inch (15 cm)|
|Common Name||Ashoka Tree, Buddha Tree, Indian mast tree, and Indian Fir tree|
|Maximum Reachable Height||Up to 20 m|
|Difficulty Level||Easy to grow|
Ashoka tree propagated by seeds. The seeds retain their viability for one season only and should be sown in August.
|Sunlight||Full sun to partial shade.|
|Soil||well-drained and organic soil.|
|Temperature||20 to 35 degree C|
|Fertilizer||Apply any organic fertilizer.|
This evergreen, tall and slender tree grows symmetrically and produces fresh and shining green foliage.