Tree Species (Scientific Name)
Magnolia champaca
Livestock Forage
Fuelwood
Lumber
English Common Name
Champak
Indonesian Common Name
Cempaka, Semulun
Tree Family
Magnoliaceae
Average Leaf Size (cm)
10cm
Length
×
5cm
Width
Tree Height
Small (10–20m)
Elevational Range (m)
0–2100m
0 3000
Distribution
Native
Exotic
Native to Indonesia

Native to

Region
Asia
SE Asia
Cambodia, Laos, Malaysia, Myanmar, Singapore, Thailand, Vietnam
Indonesia
Borneo, Java, Lesser Sunda Islands, Sumatra

Exotic in

Indonesia
Sulawesi

Coffee Agroforestry Information

Coffee System
Robusta
Arabica
Coffee Impact
May compete with coffee
Prevalence
Unknown
Cultivation
Naturally Occurring Tree
Regeneration
Requires Propagation
Tree Management

Fast growing

Tree Benefits and Uses

Farmer Uses
  • Livestock Forage
  • Fuelwood
  • Lumber

The pruning residue is used as fuelwood.

Farm Services
  • Coffee Shade
  • Nitrogen Fixation
Biodiversity Benefits
Yes