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Hevea brasiliensis

Description
Life formtreePhysiologyevergreen, deciduous, single stem
HabiterectCategoryforage/pasture, fruits & nuts, materials, forest/wood, environmental
Life spanperennialPlant attributesgrown on large scale, harvested from wild

Ecology
OptimalAbsoluteOptimalAbsolute
MinMaxMinMaxSoil depthdeep (>>150 cm)medium (50-150 cm)
Temperat. requir.24331045Soil texturemedium, lightheavy, medium, light
Rainfall (annual)2000400012006000Soil fertilitymoderatelow
Latitude--1015Soil Al. tox
Altitude --- --- -500Soil salinitylow (<4 dS/m)low (<4 dS/m)
Soil PH4.563.58Soil drainagewell (dry spells)well (dry spells)
Light intensityclear skiesclear 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. systemlarge scale/commercialCrop cycle365365
Cropping systemSubsystemCompanion speciesLevel of mechanizationLabour intensity
perennial cropsinter-culturecocoa, coffee

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Uses
Main useDetailed useUsed part
materiallatex/rubberexudates
food & beveragelipidsseeds
food & beveragemineralsseeds
poisonmammalsseeds
animal food (feed)lipidsseeds
animal food (feed)mineralsseeds
materialhoneyflowers
materialfibresbark
materialtimber woodbark
materiallipids/oil & fatsseeds
environmentalmanure/fertilizerseeds
environmentalagroforestryentire plant
fuelsfuelwoodbark
fuelscharcoalbark