Moringa oleifera

Moringa oleifera growing tree of the genus Moringa and also known as Moringa or Drumstick, Moringa oleifera perennial evergreen or deciduous plant can be summer deciduous in warm area or winter deciduous in cold area, can grow in subtropical, tropic mediterranean or desert climate

Leaves edible the color is light to dark green, the shape of the leaves is elliptic, the leaves connecting together odd pinnate

Flower and the buds edible the color of the flower white-cream and attract pollinators

Pods green edible in two form when the pods young edible fully, when fully ripen just the inner part edible the outer become fibrous

Seeds edible on the seeds there is white cover that need to take down and the taste is sweet-bitter

Root edible the color white with brown peel, the peal toxic

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Moringa oleifera
Moringa oleifera tree
Moringa oleifera pods
Moringa pods
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Moringa oleifera pealed root
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Requirements for growing Moringa oleifera:
Frost free (can survive small amount of frost)

What is the best way to start growing Moringa oleifera:
Plant / Seedling / Seed / Vegetative Reproduction

Is it necessary to graft or use vegetative reproduction in Moringa oleifera?

Difficulties/Problems with growing Moringa oleifera:
Branch can fall sometimes

When is the best time to plant a Moringa oleifera tree:
in cold climate spring, in desert autumn

Pests and diseases in Moringa oleifera:

When is the best time to prune a Moringa oleifera tree?
All year

How to prune a Moringa oleifera:
Weak and dead branches also for design (easier to pick the leaves when it's small tree)

What is the size of a Moringa oleifera tree?
5-10 m

Growth speed in Moringa oleifera:
Fast growing

Moringa oleifera Irrigation Water Management:
Small amount of water / Average amount of water

Light conditions in optimal condition for growing Moringa oleifera:
Full Sun / Half Shade

It is possible to grow Moringa oleifera indoor?

Growing Moringa oleifera is also possible in a planter /flowerpot / containers:

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When does Moringa oleifera bloom?
In cold areas: spring-summer, in tropic all year

General information about the flower:
White-cream edible Flower

Pollination is done by:
Bees, attract pollinators

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When does Moringa oleifera yield:
In cold areas: summer-autumn, in tropic all year

Pests or diseases in Moringa oleifera fruit:
Aphids, ants

What can be done with big quantities of Moringa oleifera fruit?
Eat raw (the seeds), cooked

Work requirements on the Moringa oleifera fruit:
Pick the fruit in the right time

How long does it take for a Moringa oleifera to bear fruit?
1.5-3 years

Edible leaves: 

When to trim Moringa oleifera leaves?
All year

How to trim Moringa oleifera leaves?
After the plant establish no special requirement

Information about Moringa oleifera leaves:
Leaves edible the color is light to dark green, the shape of the leaves is elliptic, the leaves connecting together odd pinnate

Uses of Moringa oleifera leaves:
Salad, cooked


Information about  Moringa oleifera root:
White root, the peel is brown and toxic

When to pull up Moringa oleifera root:
All year, recommend when the plant is young the root not fibrous

Uses of Moringa oleifera root:
Eat raw, salad