Jengkol tree maintenance should also be considered from the threat of pests that can attack. Jengkol common pest plants are snakes and squirrels. In addition, sometimes jengkol pest attack "boloren" is fatal to the tree jengkol. Additionally weaver ants often nest in trees jengkol can damage the flowers and ovaries. Mushrooms also one threat, other than the appearance of fungus and blendok.
Of course, to think how to get rid of these pests. In
addition to weeding and cleaning the branches and leaves that can be
used for ant nests, should also be carried out by spraying fungicide to
kill mold pengganggu.ecara healthy. Give protection when plants are young so as not to be disturbed pests.
Planting or cultivation jengkol itself is not widely in Indonesia. That is because jengkol usually grows wild. Fortunately jengkol easy plant to grow. Trees can be grown from seeds jengkol or by means of grafting. Jengkol plants grown by seeds or seedlings will begin to bear fruit if it has been aged five years or more. If jengkol tree growing through the graft, the fruiting period will be much shorter.
pests that attack plants caterpillars fruit jengkol most often sleep
and eat away jengkol old fruit until the fruit rotten and slimy, other
attacks are squirrels (squirrels). Squirrels really like the half-gnawed fruit jengkol old because at that time jengkol taste sweet. Other
pests which attack many communities or farmers called "boloren" attack
jengkol tree, the cambium but not only attacked the tree has reached the
hearts, if not saved the tree will dry out and die.
Jengkol about five years of age are able to bear fruit. If by vegetative means such as grafting and grafting, fruiting age could be even shorter. One tree jengkol old enough, can produce clean jengkol peeled 15-20 kg.
Seedlings can be grown JengkolPohon jengkol it in two ways, namely by Lahan basah grown from seeds or by means of grafting. To
obtain seeds jengkol, the first step that must be done is to provide a
small measure of planting plastic bags filled with soil that is already
Plant seeds in a plastic jengkol plants containing the fertile soil. Watering
it on a regular basis to grow kecambag jengkol that will appear about
two to three weeks later, after jengkol sprouts appear, it's time the
seedlings was moved to a bigger land that had been prepared. Give fertilizer on a regular basis so that the tree can grow in a healthy manner. Give protection when plants are young so as not to be disturbed pests.