Annual collection Target-……..Ton (Target being fixed)
Eucalyptus leaves are collected from community forestry area, forest land and private cultivated area of terai region of Nepal.
Eucalyptus is fast-growing evergreen tree and are characterised by the possesion of indefinite shoorts and naked bud. Leaves are usually alternate, thick and gland dotted. Flowers are ebracteate, usually white in simple or paniculate umbels.
Eucalyptus Oil is obtained by steam distillation of fresh or semi dry leaf material of Eucalyptus sp. It is commonly called Masala in Nepali.
Uses in pharmaceutical preparations, flavoring of cough drops, vaporizers, mouth
gargles, toothpaste etc, rubefecient, general germicide. In perfumery, scenting of soaps.