ORNAMENTAL: It is grown as an avenue tree. It is grown in different types of soil.
Utility :Wood used in house building , packaging cases etc.,
FODDER : The leaves are considered to be good for cattle fodder.
PRETREATMENT OF SEEDS : To soften the hard seed coat, seed is soaked in mild hot water for 24 hrs.
NURSERY TECHNIQUE: Pre-treated fresh seed is sown in polythene bags. Germination commences in 2 weeks. Pregerminated seeds sown in a polythene bag show good results. The development of the root is very fast.
GERMINATION PERCENTAGE: 70 to 80 %
Number of Seeds per Kg: 150 to 175