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Pueraria lobata

Description
Life formherb, vinePhysiologymulti stem
Habitclimber/scrambler/scadentCategoryroots/tubers, forage/pasture, ornamentals/turf, environmental, weed
Life spanperennialPlant attributesgrown on small scale

Ecology
OptimalAbsoluteOptimalAbsolute
MinMaxMinMaxSoil depthdeep (>>150 cm)medium (50-150 cm)
Temperat. requir.1828932Soil textureheavy, mediumheavy, medium, light
Rainfall (annual)120014009502200Soil fertilityhighmoderate
Latitude----Soil Al. tox
Altitude --- --- --Soil salinitylow (<4 dS/m)low (<4 dS/m)
Soil PH5.56.557.1Soil drainagewell (dry spells)well (dry spells), excessive (dry/moderately dry)
Light intensityvery brightvery brightvery brightclear skies

Climate zonesubtropical 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)Photoperiodlong day (>14 hours)
Killing temp. during rest-6Killing temp. early growth-1
Abiotic toler.Abiotic suscept.
Introduction risks.can become a weed

Cultivation
MinMax
Product. systemsmall scale (manual)Crop cycle240270
Cropping systemSubsystemCompanion speciesLevel of mechanizationLabour intensity
arable irrigated

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Uses
Main useDetailed useUsed part
food & beveragestarchroots
food & beveragevitaminsroots
food & beveragemineralsroots
animal food (feed)vitaminsleaves
animal food (feed)mineralsleaves
environmentalornamental/turfentire plant
environmentalerosion controlentire plant
environmentalsoil improversentire plant
environmentalcover cropentire plant
environmentalmanure/fertilizerentire plant