Une école, un arbre, un geste pour la Nature

OISCA CFP with SMK Negeri 1 Kalasan


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Time Zone

ICT (Indochina Time)

Tree species

1 Nagasari (Palaquium rostratum), 1 Pranajiwa (Sterculia foetida linn), 1 Timoho (Keinhovia hospita L)

Why this species was chosen

The wood of this tree is believed to be very nutritious as a sedative for the mind. It is also known as an anti-witch tree. The seeds are efficacious as a medicine for wounds and menstrual pain. The fruit is like water apple with white color and as big as marbles. It is very sweet. Nagasari is rarely planted because it is considered mystical. Pranajiwa tree is very good for dry areas. Its fruit is black and the seeds are very bitter. It is used as a herbal medicine to increase male stamina. It has become rare because it is usually considered sacred and is usually planted in the cemetery. Timoho is said to cure various diseases. The wood is considered magical and lucky because it has unique fibers. It is commonly used as sheath for kris swords.