Une école, un arbre, un geste pour la Nature

OISCA CFP with STO.DOMINGO ELEMENTARY SCHOOL


Tree planting year



Tree name

The Annual Green Wave Tree Planting Activity

Location



Time Zone

PHT (Philippines Time)

Tree species

Pili-3, Guyabano-15

Why this species was chosen

Pili or canarium ovatum is a fast gaining fame as "tree of life". It is a fast growing tree in the province as well as in Sto. Domingo. It has Health benefits and of great source of Vit. E, plant-based calcium and protein, omega 3,6,9 and fatty acid, and high in anti-oxidant.GUYABANO is a fruit that comes from the Graviola tree. Other names for guyabano (name known in the Philippines) include: soursop (English), and custard apple (English). The scientific name is annona muricata. The graviola tree grows in warm tropical areas such as the Philippines and South America. Known as a sedative, a nerve tonic, and used to maintain proper intestinal health, guyabano is just one medicinal tool stemming from the graviola tree. Throughout history, each part of the graviola tree, such as the bark, leaves, roots, fruit, and seeds have been used for medicinal purposes. The seeds have been used to treat nausea and vomiting. Guyabano is known to being rich in vitamin C and B vitamins thiamin, riboflavin and niacin.