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Prosopis alba

Description
Life formtreePhysiologysemi evergreen, single stem
HabiterectCategoryforage/pasture, fruits & nuts, materials, ornamentals/turf, medicinals & aromatic, forest/wood, environmental, weed
Life spanperennialPlant attributes

Ecology
OptimalAbsoluteOptimalAbsolute
MinMaxMinMaxSoil depthdeep (>>150 cm)medium (50-150 cm)
Temperat. requir.1020728Soil texturelightheavy, medium, light
Rainfall (annual)200500100700Soil fertilityhighmoderate
Latitude10101717Soil Al. tox
Altitude --- --- -1000Soil salinitylow (<4 dS/m)medium (4-10 dS/m)
Soil PH56.54.57Soil drainagewell (dry spells)well (dry spells)
Light intensityvery brightvery brightvery brightvery bright

Climate zonedesert or arid (Bw), steppe or semiarid (Bs), subtropical dry summer (Cs)Photoperiod
Killing temp. during rest-6Killing temp. early growth-1
Abiotic toler.Abiotic suscept.
Introduction risks.can become a weed

Cultivation
MinMax
Product. systemCrop cycle365365
Cropping systemSubsystemCompanion speciesLevel of mechanizationLabour intensity

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Uses
Main useDetailed useUsed part
food & beveragevitaminsfruits
food & beveragemineralsfruits
food & beverageproteinfruits
animal food (feed)vitaminsfruits
animal food (feed)mineralsfruits
animal food (feed)proteinfruits
fuelsfuelwoodbark
materialhoneyflowers
materialgums/resinsbark
poisonbacterialeaves
medicinaldigestive system applicationsexudates
medicinaldigestive system applicationsstems
medicinaldigestive system applicationsleaves
environmentalerosion controlentire plant
environmentalnitrogen fixationroots
environmentalornamental/turfentire plant