Login

Data sheet

View crop Data sheet EcoPort

Typha latifolia

Description
Life formgrassPhysiologydeciduous, multi stem
HabiterectCategoryforage/pasture, vegetables, materials, medicinals & aromatic, environmental
Life spanperennialPlant attributesgrown on small scale, harvested from wild

Ecology
OptimalAbsoluteOptimalAbsolute
MinMaxMinMaxSoil depthshallow (20-50 cm)shallow (20-50 cm)
Temperat. requir.1025630Soil textureheavyheavy, medium, light, wide, organic
Rainfall (annual)50015003004000Soil fertilityhighlow
Latitude30276365Soil Al. tox
Altitude --- --- -2000Soil salinitylow (<4 dS/m)low (<4 dS/m)
Soil PH4.57.53.78Soil drainagepoorly (saturated >50% of year)poorly (saturated >50% of year)
Light intensityclear skiesvery brightcloudy skiesvery bright

Climate zonesteppe or semiarid (Bs), subtropical humid (Cf), subtropical dry summer (Cs), temperate oceanic (Do), temperate continental (Dc)Photoperiod
Killing temp. during restno inputKilling temp. early growthno input
Abiotic toler.floodingAbiotic suscept.drought
Introduction risks.can become a weed

Cultivation
MinMax
Product. systemCrop cycle130210
Cropping systemSubsystemCompanion speciesLevel of mechanizationLabour intensity

(at most )

Uses
Main useDetailed useUsed part
food & beveragestarchbuds
food & beverageproteinbuds
food & beveragestarchbark
food & beverageproteinbark
food & beveragebulbs
food & beverageflowers
food & beverageseeds
materiallipids/oil & fatsseeds
materialfibresleaves
materialpaperleaves
materialother material/chemicalsflowers
medicinalgenitourinary system applicationsleaves
medicinalskin applicationsleaves
medicinalrespiratory applicationsbark
medicinalgenitourinary system applicationsroots
medicinalmetabolic system applicationsroots
medicinalskin applicationsroots
medicinaldigestive system applicationsflowers
medicinalgenitourinary system applicationsflowers
medicinalskin applicationsseeds
fuelsnon-wood fuelbark
environmentalrevegetationentire plant
environmentalpollution controlentire plant