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Moringa oleifera | Horseradish Tree | Ben Oil Tree | Benzoil Tree | Drumstick Tree


Here I am offering Seeds from Moringa oleifera, also known as Moringa, Drumstick Tree, Horseradish Tree, Ben Oil Tree, and Benzoil Tree. These wonderful fragrant flowers bloom from late Spring until early Summer. This tree likes to live in the full sun where it can grow to about 40 feet high at most. The young seed pods and the leaves are used as vegetables. Surprisingly this fast growing tree can be grown as an annual and the seeds pods in the first year are edible while the seed pods in the second year are bitter and inedible. Oil can be obtained from the seeds. This oil is used as a food product, in cosmetics, and for hair and skin. It has edible roots, seeds, flowers, and pods. It is rich in potassium, iron, calcium, vitamin C, and vitamin A. The leaves can be eaten fresh or cooked and contains 18 amino acids including the 9 essential amino acids. The roots taste a little bit like horseradish, hence the name horseradish tree. This plant is amazingly drought resistant. USDA Hardiness Zones 9 and 11

Moringa oleifera Horseradish Ben Oil Benzoil Drumstick Tree

Moringa oleifera Horseradish Ben Oil Benzoil Drumstick Tree

Moringa oleifera Horseradish Ben Oil Benzoil Drumstick Tree

Moringa oleifera Horseradish Ben Oil Benzoil Drumstick Tree
Moringa oleifera | Horseradish Tree | Ben Oil Tree | Benzoil Tree | Drumstick Tree

7 Available Now

Here I am offering Seeds from Moringa oleifera, also known as Moringa, Drumstick Tree, Horseradish Tree, Ben Oil Tree, and Benzoil Tree. These wonderful fragrant flowers bloom from late Spring until early Summer. This tree likes to live in the full sun where it can grow to about 40 feet high at most. The young seed pods and the leaves are used as vegetables. Surprisingly this fast growing tree can be grown as an annual and the seed pods in the first year are edible while the seed pods in the second year are bitter and inedible. Oil can be obtained from the seeds. This oil is used as a food product, in cosmetics, and for hair and skin. It has edible roots, seeds, flowers, and pods. It is rich in potassium, iron, calcium, vitamin C, and vitamin A. The leaves can be eaten fresh or cooked and contains 18 amino acids including the 9 essential amino acids. The roots taste a little bit like horseradish, hence the name horseradish tree. This plant is amazingly drought resistant. USDA Hardiness Zones 9 to 11








Morus nigra | Black Mulberry | Toot Tree


Morus nigra Black Mulberry Toot Tree 1

Morus nigra Black Mulberry Toot Tree 2

Morus nigra Black Mulberry Toot Tree 3

Morus nigra Black Mulberry Toot Tree 4

Morus nigra Black Mulberry Toot Tree 5
Morus nigra | Black Mulberry | Toot Tree

9 Available Now

Here I am offering Seeds from Morus nigra, also known as Black Mulberry, Toot Tree, Persian Mulberry. This tree likes to live in full sun to partial shade. It has chartreuse, yellow, and green blossoms in the middle of spring followed by delicious black mulberries. This fruit is the star of the tree and can be eaten raw or cooked. It can also be used in preserves or dried and ground up into a powder. A fiber can be obtained from the bark and used in weaving and dye can also be produced from this tree. Red-violet dye can be made from the fruit and yellow-green dye can be made from the leaves. USDA Hardiness Zones 5 to 11