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Tetrapleura tetraptera

Description
Life formtreePhysiologydeciduous, single stem
HabiterectCategoryfruits & nuts, materials, medicinals & aromatic, forest/wood
Life spanperennialPlant attributes

Ecology
OptimalAbsoluteOptimalAbsolute
MinMaxMinMaxSoil depthdeep (>>150 cm)deep (>>150 cm)
Temperat. requir.25302035Soil texturemedium, lightmedium, light
Rainfall (annual)1700300012005000Soil fertilitymoderatelow
Latitude551215Soil Al. tox
Altitude --- --- -600Soil salinitylow (<4 dS/m)low (<4 dS/m)
Soil PH4.56.547Soil drainagewell (dry spells)well (dry spells)
Light intensityclear skiesvery brightclear skiesvery bright

Climate zonetropical wet (Ar)Photoperiod
Killing temp. during restno inputKilling temp. early growthno input
Abiotic toler.Abiotic suscept.
Introduction risks.

Cultivation
MinMax
Product. systemCrop cycle365365
Cropping systemSubsystemCompanion speciesLevel of mechanizationLabour intensity

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Uses
Main useDetailed useUsed part
food additivecondiment/seasoningfruits
materialtimber woodbark
materialdye/tanninfruits
medicinalleaves
medicinalstems
medicinalroots
medicinalseeds