Aimed at seed technicians, extension workers and farmers, these two-page leaflets contain information on practical seed handling for a number of tree species. All leaflets are available in English, some also in Spanish.

Leaflets marked with (S) are available in Spanish from CATIE at bsf@catie.ac.cr

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Seed leaflets arranged chronologically
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Leaflet Collaborating partner (s)

1

Alnus acuminata (S)  CATIE

2

Acacia auriculiformis ITSP

3

Acacia mangium ITSP
4 Acacia  mearnsii NTSP
5 Acacia senegal ITSP
6 Afzelia xylocarpa  
7 Albizia lebbeck NTSP
8 Alnus nepalensis ITSP
9 Alstonia scholaris ITSP
10 Anacardium excelsum (S) CATIE
11 Anacardium occidentale ITSP
12 Azadirachta indica NTSP
13 Azadirachta excelsa  
14 Casuarina equisetifolia ITSP
15 Grevillea robusta NTSP + ATSC
16 Guazuma ulmifolia (S) CATIE
17 Neolamarckia cadamba ITSP
18 Swietenia mahagoni  
19 Acacia tortilis NTSP
20 Cedrela odorata CATIE
21 Balanities aegyptiaca  
22 Ceiba pentandra CATIE
23 Cinnamomom camphora ITSP
24 Quercus humboldtii CONIF
25 Cordia alliodora CATIE
26 Dalbergia cochinchinensis ITSP
27 Dovyalis caffra NTSP
28 Faidherbia albida  
29 Senna siamea ITSP
30 Swietenia macrophylla CATIE
31 Afzelia quanzensis NTSP
32 Astronium graveolens CATIE
33 Swietenia humilis CATIE
34 Acacia seyal  
35 Pentaclethra macroloba CATIE
36 Pterocarpus angolensis NTSP
37 Pterocarpus indicus ITSP
38 Vitex keniensis NTSP
39 Vochysia guatemalensis  CATIE
40 Pinus caribaea ITSP + CATIE
41 Pterocarpus macrocarpus ITSP
42 Chukrasia tabularis  ITSP
43 Cunninghamia lanceolata  ITSP
44 Styrax tonkinensis  ITSP
45 Tamarindus indica  NTSP
46 Calophyllum brasiliense CATIE
47 Hyeronima alchorneoides CATIE
48 Maesopsis eminii  NTSP
49 Hopea odorata ATSC
50 Vitellaria paradoxa  CNSF
51 Gliricidia sepium  
52 Illicium verum ITSP
53 Dipterocarpus alatus ITSP
54 Buddleje coriaceae BASFOR
55 Tipuana tipu BASFOR
56 Prosopis alba BASFOR
57 Schinus molle BASFOR
58 Gonystylus bancanus IFSP
59 Agathis loranthifolia IFSP
60 Pinus merkusii IFSP

61

Tectona grandis IFSP
62 Gmelina arborea IFSP
63 Milicia excelsa  
64 Shorea leprosula  
65 Dalbergia sissoo  
66 Khaya senegalensis CNSF
67 Genipa americana EMBRAPA/CATIE
68 Trichilia emetica
69 Khaya anthotheca NTSP
70 Neobalanocarpus heimii FRIM
71 Melia volkensii KEFRI
72 Sclerocarya birrea
73 Artocarpus lakoocha NARMSAP
74 Prunus africana KEFRI
75 Podocarpus falcatus
76 Calliandra calothyrsus IFSP
77 Enterolobium cyclocarpum
78 Vitex cofassus IFSP
79 Azanza garckeana
80 Altingia excelsia IFSP
81 Paraserianthes falcateria IFSP
82 Toona sureni IFSP
83 Jatropha curcas Environment Africa
84 Baikiaea plurijuga Environment Africa
85 Ziziphus mauritiana
86 Acacia aneura
87 Calophyllum inophyllum IFSP
88 Shorea javanica IFSP
89 Eucalyptus urophylla IFSP
90 Dalbergia latifolia IFSP
102 Octomeles sumatrana ITSP
103 Aquilaria malaccensis ITSP
104 Dyera costulata ITSP
105 Aquilaria malaccensis ITSP
106 Fagraea fragrans ITSP
107 Manilkara kauki ITSP

Seed leaflets arranged alphabetically
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Leaflet

No Collaborating 
partner (s)
Acacia aneura 86

Acacia auriculiformis

2 ITSP

Acacia mangium

3 ITSP

Acacia  mearnsii

4 NTSP
Acacia senegal 5 ITSP
Acacia seyal 34  
Afzelia quanzensis 31 NTSP
Afzelia xylocarpa 6  
Acacia tortilis 19 NTSP
Agathis loranthifolia 59 IFSP
Albizia lebbeck 7 NTSP
Alnus acuminata (S)  1 CATIE
Alnus nepalensis 8 ITSP
Alstonia scholaris 9 ITSP
Altingia excelsa 80 IFSP
Anacardium excelsum (S) 10 CATIE
Anacardium occidentale 11 ITSP
Aquilaria malaccensis 103 ITSP
Artocarpus lakoocha 73 NARMSAP
Astronium graveolens 32 CATIE
Azadirachta excelsa 13
Azadirachta indica 12 NTSP
Azanza garckeana 79 IFSP
Baikiaea plurijuga 84 ENVIRONMENT AFRICA
Balanities aegyptiaca 21  
Buddleje coriaceae 54 BASFOR
Calliandra calothyrsus 76 IFSP
Calophyllum brasiliense 46 CATIE
Calophyllum inophyllum 87 IFSP
Casuarina equisetifolia 14 ITSP
Cedrela odorata 20 CATIE
Ceiba pentandra 22 CATIE
Chukrasia tabularis 42 ITSP
Cinnamomom camphora 23 ITSP
Cordia alliodora 25 CATIE
Cunninghamia lanceolata 43 ITSP
Dalbergia cochinchinensis 26 ITSP
Dalgergia latifolia 90 IFSP
Dalbergia sissoo 65  
Diospyros malabarica 105 ITSP
Dipterocarpus alatus 53 ITSP
Dovyalis caffra 27 NTSP
Dyera costulata 104 ITSP
Enterolobium cyclocarpum 77
Eucalyptus urophylla 89 IFSP
Faidherbia albida 28  
Fagraea fragrans 106 ITSP
Genipa americana 67 EMBRAPA + CATIE
Gliricidia sepium 51  
Gmelina arborea 62 IFSP
Gonystylus bancanus 58 IFSP
Grevillea robusta 15 NTSP + ATSC
Guazuma ulmifolia (S) 16 CATIE
Hopea odorata 49 ATSC
Hyeronima alchorneoides 47 CATIE
Illicium verum 52 ITSP
Jatropha curcas 83 ENVIRONMENT AFRICA
Khaya anthotheca 69 NTSP
Khaya senegalensis 66 CNSF
Maesopsis eminii  48 NTSP
Manilkara kauki 107 ITSP
Melia volkensii 71 KEFRI
Milicia excelsa 63  
Neobalanocarpus heimii 70 FRIM
Neolamarckia cadamba 17 ITSP
Octomeles sumatrana 102 ITSP
Paraserianthes falcateria 81 IFSP
Pentaclethra macroloba 35 CATIE
Pinus caribaea 40 ITSP + CATIE
Pinus merkusii 60 IFSP
Podocarpus falcatus 75
Prosopis alba 56 BASFOR
Prunus africana 74 KEFRI
Pterocarpus angolensis 36 NTSP
Pterocarpus indicus 37 ITSP
Pterocarpus macrocarpus 41  
Quercus humboldtii 24 CONIF
Schinus molle 57 BASFOR
Sclerocarya birrea 72
Senna siamea 29 ITSP
Shorea leprosula 64  
Shorea javanica 88 IFSP
Styrax tonkinensis  44 ITSP
Swietenia humilis 33 CATIE
Swietenia macrophylla 30 CATIE
Swietenia mahagoni 18 NTSP
Tamarindus indica  45 NTSP
Tectona grandis 61 IFSP
Tipuana tipu 55 BASFOR
Toona sureni 82 IFSP
Trichilia emetica 68
Vitellaria paradoxa  50 CNSF
Vitex cofassus 78 IFSP
Vitex keniensis 38 NTSP
Vochysia guatemalensis  39 CATIE
Ziziphus mauritiana 85



 ACRONYMS  Top of page

ATSC

ASEAN Forest Tree Seed Centre. Thailand

BASFOR

Banco de Semillas Foresales, Bolivia

CATIE

Centro Agronomico Tropical de Investigacion y Enseñanza, Costa Rica

CNSF

Centre National de Semences, Burkina Faso

CONIF

Corporación National de Investigacion y Formento Forestal, Columbia
EMBRAPA Empressa Brasileira de Pesquisa Agropecuária, Brazil
FRIM Forest Research Institute Malaysia
IFSP Indonesia Forest Seed Project
ITSP  Indochina Tree Seed Programme
KEFRI Kenya Forest Research Institute
NARMSAP Tree Improvement and Silviculoture Component, Nepal
NTSP  National Tree Seed Programme. Tanzania