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Leucaena pallida

Description
Life formshrub, treePhysiologysingle stem, multi stem
HabiterectCategorypulses (grain legumes), forage/pasture
Life spanperennialPlant attributesgrown on small scale

Ecology
OptimalAbsoluteOptimalAbsolute
MinMaxMinMaxSoil depthmedium (50-150 cm)shallow (20-50 cm)
Temperat. requir.16241230Soil texturemedium, lightmedium, light
Rainfall (annual)70018005002000Soil fertilityhighmoderate
Latitude15-2030Soil Al. toxlow (6-15% of CEC)low (6-15% of CEC)
Altitude --- --- -2300Soil salinitylow (<4 dS/m)medium (4-10 dS/m)
Soil PH6.57.54.58.5Soil drainagewell (dry spells)well (dry spells)
Light intensityclear skiesvery brightcloudy skiesvery bright

Climate zonetropical wet & dry (Aw), subtropical humid (Cf)Photoperiod
Killing temp. during restno inputKilling temp. early growthno input
Abiotic toler.fire, grazing/browsingAbiotic suscept.
Introduction risks.

Cultivation
MinMax
Product. systemCrop cycle180240
Cropping systemSubsystemCompanion speciesLevel of mechanizationLabour intensity
perennial cropsinter-croppingLeucaena esculentalowlow

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Uses
Main useDetailed useUsed part
food & beveragevitaminsfruits
food & beverageproteinfruits
food & beveragevitaminsseeds
food & beverageproteinseeds
animal food (feed)vitaminsleaves
animal food (feed)proteinleaves