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Heritiera littoralis

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

Ecology
OptimalAbsoluteOptimalAbsolute
MinMaxMinMaxSoil depthdeep (>>150 cm)medium (50-150 cm)
Temperat. requir.20301035Soil textureheavy, medium, lightheavy, medium, light
Rainfall (annual)1500250010003000Soil fertilityhighmoderate
Latitude552525Soil Al. tox
Altitude --- --- -600Soil salinitylow (<4 dS/m)medium (4-10 dS/m)
Soil PH5.56.557Soil drainagepoorly (saturated >50% of year)poorly (saturated >50% of year), well (dry spells)
Light intensityvery brightclear skiesvery brightcloudy skies

Climate zonetropical wet & dry (Aw), tropical wet (Ar)Photoperiodshort day (<12 hours)
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
materialtimber woodbark
materialpaperbark
medicinalseeds
fuelsfuelwoodbark
materialdye/tanninstems
non-vertebrate foodmineralsfruits
non-vertebrate foodvitaminsfruits
poisonfishroots