The Amaltas or Assia fistula plant is a beautiful, flowering tree that is native to India. It is also known as the Indian Laburnum tree and is a member of the pea family. The tree can grow up to 30 feet tall and has bright yellow flowers that bloom in the spring and summer. The flowers are followed by long, thin seed pods that contain black seeds. The tree is often used as an ornamental plant in India and is also considered to be sacred by Hindus.
How to care:
The Amaltas tree is relatively easy to care for and can be grown in most soil types. It prefers full sun but can tolerate some shade. The tree should be watered regularly, especially during the hot, dry months. It is also important to fertilize the tree every few months to ensure proper growth.
The Amaltas tree is considered to be sacred by Hindus and is believed to have medicinal properties. The tree is also used in Ayurvedic medicine.
The Amaltas tree requires a lot of water, especially during the hot, dry months. It is important to water the tree regularly and to fertilize it every few months to ensure proper growth.
The ideal temperature for the Amaltas tree is between 65 and 75 degrees Fahrenheit.
Type of Soil:
The tree prefers a well-drained, sandy soil.
Tree should be planted in an area that receives full sun.
The tree can be propagated by seed or by cuttings.
Pest and Disease:
The tree is relatively resistant to pests and diseases. However, it can be susceptible to powdery mildew and leaf spot.
Landscape uses :
The Amaltas tree is often used as an ornamental plant in Pakistan. It can also be used in landscaping to provide shade and colour.