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Lawsonia inermis

Description
Life formshrub, treePhysiologysingle stem, multi stem
HabiterectCategorymaterials, ornamentals/turf, medicinals & aromatic, forest/wood
Life spanperennialPlant attributesgrown on small scale

Ecology
OptimalAbsoluteOptimalAbsolute
MinMaxMinMaxSoil depthmedium (50-150 cm)shallow (20-50 cm)
Temperat. requir.19271333Soil textureheavy, medium, lightheavy, medium, light
Rainfall (annual)50015002504200Soil fertilityhighlow
Latitude20204040Soil Al. tox
Altitude --- --- -2000Soil salinitylow (<4 dS/m)low (<4 dS/m)
Soil PH574.38Soil drainagewell (dry spells)poorly (saturated >50% of year), well (dry spells), excessive (dry/moderately dry)
Light intensityvery brightclear skiesvery brightcloudy skies

Climate zonetropical wet & dry (Aw), tropical wet (Ar), subtropical humid (Cf), subtropical dry summer (Cs), subtropical dry winter (Cw)Photoperiodshort day (<12 hours)
Killing temp. during restno inputKilling temp. early growthno input
Abiotic toler.Abiotic suscept.
Introduction risks.

Cultivation
MinMax
Product. systemCrop cycle100365
Cropping systemSubsystemCompanion speciesLevel of mechanizationLabour intensity

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Uses
Main useDetailed useUsed part
materialdye/tanninleaves
materialdye/tanninbulbs
materialessential oilsflowers
materialtimber woodbark
medicinalgenitourinary system applicationsroots
medicinaldigestive system applicationsroots
medicinalrespiratory applicationsroots
medicinalimmune system applicationsleaves
medicinalmuscular/skeletal applicationsleaves
medicinalmuscular/skeletal applicationsflowers
medicinaldigestive system applicationsleaves
medicinaldigestive system applicationsflowers
medicinalnutritional applicationsleaves
environmentalerosion controlentire plant
environmentalliving fenceentire plant
environmentalornamental/turfentire plant