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Tephrosia vogelii

Description
Life formherb, sub-shrubPhysiologymulti stem
HabiterectCategorymaterials, ornamentals/turf, cover crop, environmental
Life spanperennialPlant attributesgrown on small scale

Ecology
OptimalAbsoluteOptimalAbsolute
MinMaxMinMaxSoil depthdeep (>>150 cm)medium (50-150 cm)
Temperat. requir.20281032Soil texturelightmedium, light
Rainfall (annual)130015008702700Soil fertilityhighlow
Latitude--1520Soil Al. tox
Altitude --- --- -2100Soil salinitylow (<4 dS/m)low (<4 dS/m)
Soil PH56.54.57Soil drainagewell (dry spells)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 rest-1Killing temp. early growth-1
Abiotic toler.Abiotic suscept.
Introduction risks.poisonous to man or animals

Cultivation
MinMax
Product. systemCrop cycle180365
Cropping systemSubsystemCompanion speciesLevel of mechanizationLabour intensity
permanent rainfedsole croppingmediummedium

(at most )

Uses
Main useDetailed useUsed part
poisonmammalsentire plant
poisonfishentire plant
poisonmolluscsentire plant
poisoninsectsentire plant
environmentalshade & shelterentire plant
environmentalmanure/fertilizerleaves
environmentalornamental/turfentire plant
environmentalcover cropentire plant
medicinaldigestive system applicationsleaves
medicinalskin applicationsleaves
medicinaldigestive system applicationsroots
environmentalliving fenceentire plant
environmentalnitrogen fixationroots