Types of Trees

Each of the trees planted will make a huge difference to the farmers livelihood. They will farm the fruit, flowers and leaves and these can be used for food or medicine.


Caliandra is a small tropical legume tree valued for its multipurpose attributes.

Neem tree

Neem is a highly popular multipurpose tree that provides food and insecticide, and has a great number of ethnomedicinal properties.

Prunus Africana

Prunus africana, or the African Cherry, is an evergreen tree with a spherical crown; usually growing 10-24m tall with some specimens reaching 36m.


Eucalyptus Grandis attains a height of 45-55m, usually with an excellent trunk and a wide-spreading, rather thin crown.


Mahogany is deciduous, shedding their leaves during the dry season. They produce flowers and fruits twice each year.


Albizzia is in the Guinness Book of Records as the world's fastest growing tree. Albizzia is a large tree that can grow up to 40m tall with the first branch at a height of up to 20m.