Tree Species (Scientific Name)
Archidendron pauciflorum
Food
Fuelwood
Lumber
Medicinal
Product
English Common Name
Jengkol
Indonesian Common Name
Jengkol, Jering
Tree Family
Fabaceae
Average Leaf Size (cm)
20-22cm
Length
×
5-7cm
Width
Tree Height
Small (10–20m)
Elevational Range (m)
0–1600m
0 3000
Distribution
Native
Exotic
Native to Indonesia

Native to

Region
Asia
SE Asia
Philippines
Indonesia
Java, Lesser Sunda Islands, Sulawesi, Sumatra

Coffee Agroforestry Information

Coffee System
Robusta
Arabica
Coffee Impact
Beneficial to coffee
Prevalence
Common in Coffee Agroforestry
Cultivation
Planted
Regeneration
Regenerates Naturally
Tree Management

Fast growing and early fruiting. Long lived tree

Tree Benefits and Uses

Farmer Uses
  • Food
  • Fuelwood
  • Lumber
  • Medicinal
  • Product

Produces tannins. Seeds, fruit, and vegetable are used and consumed and can be sold at local market.

Farm Services
  • Coffee Shade
  • Nitrogen Fixation
Biodiversity Benefits
Yes

Used by Javan Loris as sleeping tree and for connectivity. Used for foraging and perching by many bird species.