Table 3: Percent survival and growth rates of seedlings in the corridor.

TierScientific nameSeedlings plantedSeedling survival (%)Average growth rate (cm/month)
Basal diameter Height

Permanent Tier (Pioneer)Albizia chinensis 68687.40.2018.72
Albizia lebbeck 80226.60.075.06
Albizia saman 297697.50.124.90
Harungana madagascariensis 294094.70.064.31

Permanent Tier (Secondary) Abrahamia aff. sericea 34078.30.064.00
Anthocleista longifolia 6100.00.083.66
Aspidostemon aff. perrieri 10150.90.053.61
Bathiorhamnus louvelii 40047.70.052.80
Bathiorhamnus macrocarpus 1733.30.052.50
Beilschmiedia opposita 5080.00.032.00
Burasaia madagascariensis 2649.00.052.60
Canarium boivinii 30585.90.117.01
Canarium madagascariense 35781.40.107.28
Chrysophyllum boivinianum 53413.90.051.60
Chrysophyllum perrieri 18511.50.041.80
Coffea perrieri 7260.00.042.40
Cryptocarya dealbata 4386.20.062.80
Cryptocarya ovalifolia 10557.10.062.64
Cryptocarya thouvenotii 11758.50.052.56
Dichapetalum chlorinum 1135.70.034.30
Dupuya haraka 4222.20.043.00
Dypsis fibrosa 2542.40.031.02
Dypsis mananjarensis 2567.50.020.20
Landolphia aff. gummifera 1533.30.062.80
Macphersonia gracilis 2532.00.053.00
Mendoncia cowanii 41211.40.034.10
Noronhia introversa 2047.10.053.10
Noronhia urceolata 71246.60.053.58
Ocotea nervosa 70222.50.053.24
Poupartia chapelieri 1766.70.062.80
Protium madagascariensis 4684.20.062.60
Salacia madagascariensis 1540.00.034.30
Sideroxylon betsimisarakum 1037.50.052.00
Streblus mauritianus 265100.00.066.82
Suregada celastroides 12481.30.052.30
Syzygium bernieri 130100.00.065.20
Tina apiculata 22810.20.051.80
Treculia madagascarica 8193.80.065.25
Trophis montana 2035.00.064.71
Uapaca thouarsii 72092.60.085.33
Uvaria combretifolia 4218.80.034.50

Timber TierCroton mongue 190539.00.034.90
Cryptocarya dealbata 17185.40.063.40
Dalbergia madagascariensis 40100.00.093.08
Khaya madagascariensis 161387.20.064.80
Suregada celastroides 51281.80.054.00

Non-Timber TierAnacardium occidentale 11780.00.165.40
Annona muricata 3077.40.064.20
Annona squamosa 101475.70.165.14
Cinnamomum camphora 20097.00.064.00
Moringa oleifera 142848.70.29.42
Persea americana 12100.00.63.80
Tamarindus indica 8100.00.075.10
Theobroma cacao 56859.80.15.00