As the name suggests, multipurpose trees are those tree which solve multiple purposes like providing fruits, shade, timber, medicine, etc.
• Coconut tree (Cocos nucifera) has multiple uses. Its fruit is edible, its oil is used in cooking, the coconut husk is used as fibre to make many products ( like door mats, brushes , mattresses), coconut oil is also effective in reducing scars.
• Mango tree (Mangifera indica) also serves multiple purposes like providing mango fruit, provides shades, its wood is used in construction, the mango leaves are extensively used in ayurveda.
• There are many other examples of multipurpose trees like Neem (Azadirachta indica), Peepal (Ficus religiosa), Basil (Ocimum basilicum), etc. have medicinal as well as religious values.
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