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Hordeum vulgare

Description
Life formgrassPhysiology
HabiterectCategorycereals & pseudocereals, medicinals & aromatic
Life spanannualPlant attributesgrown on large scale

Ecology
OptimalAbsoluteOptimalAbsolute
MinMaxMinMaxSoil depthdeep (>>150 cm)medium (50-150 cm)
Temperat. requir.1520240Soil texturemediumheavy, medium, light
Rainfall (annual)50010002002000Soil fertilitymoderatelow
Latitude30-5570Soil Al. tox
Altitude --- --- -4400Soil salinitylow (<4 dS/m)high (>10 dS/m))
Soil PH6.57.568Soil drainagewell (dry spells)well (dry spells)
Light intensityvery brightvery brightvery brightcloudy skies

Climate zonetropical wet & dry (Aw), tropical wet (Ar), desert or arid (Bw), steppe or semiarid (Bs), subtropical humid (Cf), subtropical dry summer (Cs), subtropical dry winter (Cw), temperate oceanic (Do), temperate continental (Dc), temperate with humid winters (Df), temperate with dry winters (Dw)Photoperiodneutral day (12-14 hours), long day (>14 hours)
Killing temp. during rest-4Killing temp. early growth0
Abiotic toler.droughtAbiotic suscept.fire
Introduction risks.

Cultivation
MinMax
Product. systemlarge scale/commercialCrop cycle90240
Cropping systemSubsystemCompanion speciesLevel of mechanizationLabour intensity
permanent rainfedley croppinghighlow

(at most )

Uses
Main useDetailed useUsed part
food & beveragestarchseeds
food & beveragevitaminsseeds
food & beveragemineralsseeds
animal food (feed)mineralsbark
animal food (feed)vitaminsseeds
medicinaldigestive system applicationsseeds