The information on this page applies to seedlings sold by LEAF Nursery during our 2021 Seedling Sale.
Murraya Koenigii - A tropical to sub-tropical tree in the family Rutaceae (the rue family, which includes rue, citrus, and satinwood), and is native to Asia. The plant is also sometimes called sweet neem, though M. koenigii is in a different family to neem, Azadirachta indica, which is in the related family Meliaceae. The fresh leaves are an indispensable part of Indian cuisine and Indian traditional medicines. Hardiness zone 9-12.
|Container Friendly||Trellis Needed||Easy to Grow||Pollinator Friendly|
|Full Sun, 6-8 hours per day||55-100 F, not frost tolerant||Well draining, good potting soil, do not use garden soil||Do not over water. Do not water if soil is already moist.|
|Plant Spacing||Plant Size||Days to Maturity|
|10-15 feet apart||Up to 16 feet|
Common Diseases and Pests
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