Prosopis Cineraria (Ghaf/National Tree Of UAE)
- Plant Care
The beautiful, valuable Ghaf is the evergreen tree of the desert! In 2008, it was declared as the national tree of the UAE because of its great cultural and traditional significance. The Ghaf is a drought-tolerant tree, able to withstand the harsh desert environment and still remain green.
It can be found on low sand dunes and its presence is an indicator there is water underground. The Ghaf can live up to 120 years! The Ghaf is the national tree of the UAE as it is a historic and cultural symbol of stability and peace in the UAE’s desert environment.
- Ghaf needs plenty of bright sunlight and can tolerate full sun.These plants are highly adapted to dry conditions and drought but they thrive when given sufficient water. Let the soil dry out between watering.These plants thrive in sandy soil and demand excellent drainage.18 – 38 °CFeeding the plant with a balanced, slow-release fertilizer is good for the plant health.
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