🌴✨#TEAK #TREE #FARMING (#PRUNING)#BY #MR #VEERA
Teak is one of the faster growing tropical hardwoods (half an inch per day), still, it takes 20 to 25 years to grow into
ONE mature tropical tree to final harvest. (app 30feet)
Teak wood is called almost king of timber
After the trees starting gaining height, the lower leaves must be pruned.
The most valuable trees are those that grow straight and tall with no limbs in the trunk area. By pruning away all except the top 1/3 of the leaves, you create superior wood.
(Removing all side shoots and leave only main stem)
It needs good attention for the first 3 years
Moist and well drained soil it needs …Can tolerate extreme temp too.
Can be raised along with agricultural crops 4×4 m and normally between 2 to 3 m
Growth and development reduced under poor light conditions
Around 400 plants can be grown in 1 acre of land with spacing 9ft by 12ft.