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Black cutch tree | Acacia catechu

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Full Sun
Partial Shade
Well Drained Soil
Needs Minimal Watering
Moist Soil
Low Maintenance


Common Name: Black cutch tree

Botanical name: Acacia catechu / Senegalia catechu

    Also called as Black Kutch, heartwood or Kher, Acacia Catechu is identifiable by its unique leaves that are arranged in a parallel formation. It’s a moderately sized deciduous tree native to Asia is valued for the production of tannin (Cutch/ Khatta) that is extracted from its heartwood which gives a red colour and a typical shade to paan. The trees’ seeds are an excellent source of protein.