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DSC 7307Aromatic Plants Arboretum is another UMP initiative to plant 2.35 hectares (5.8 acres) land with aromatics and medicinal plants. The arboretum is developed to benefit students and researchers in their education and research. The area also serves as germplasm for genetic conservation of aromatic and medicinal plants. As many as 30 species of trees have been planted in this area.

Type of tree :

1. Gaharu @ Aquilaria malacensis

2. Golden shower @ Cassia fistula
3. Buah keras @ Aleurites moluccana
4. Kayu manis @ Cinnamomum verum
5. Cempaka @ Michelia champaca
6. Kenanga @ Canagium odorata
7. Tembusu @ Fagrea fragrans
8. Kulim @ Scorodocarpus borneensis
9. Cempaka putih@Michelia alba
10. Camphor tree@Cinnamomum camphora
11. Cucur atap @ Baekia frutesens
12. Tea tree @ Melaleuca bracteata
13. Pulai @ Alstonia scholaris
14. Bunga tanjung @ Mimusops elangi.
15. Pokok kari @ Murraya koenigii
16. Cempaka hutan @ Gardenia carinata
17. Gelam @ Melaleuca leucadendron
18. Eucalyptus @ Eucalyptus deglupta
19. Kemboja @ Plumeria spp
20. Cempaka keeling @ Magnolia figo