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Talinum triangulare

Description
Life formherbPhysiologydeciduous, single stem, multi stem, C3 photosynthesis, C4 photosynthesis
Habiterect, acaulescent (or rosette plants)Categoryforage/pasture, vegetables, ornamentals/turf, medicinals & aromatic, weed
Life spanperennialPlant attributesgrown on small scale

Ecology
OptimalAbsoluteOptimalAbsolute
MinMaxMinMaxSoil depthmedium (50-150 cm)shallow (20-50 cm)
Temperat. requir.22301536Soil textureheavy, medium, light, organicheavy, medium, light
Rainfall (annual)100020005003000Soil fertilityhighlow
Latitude----Soil Al. tox
Altitude --- --- -1000Soil salinitylow (<4 dS/m)low (<4 dS/m)
Soil PH56.54.57Soil drainagewell (dry spells)well (dry spells), excessive (dry/moderately dry)
Light intensityvery brightvery brightvery brightcloudy skies

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

Cultivation
MinMax
Product. systemhome garden, small scale (manual)Crop cycle40180
Cropping systemSubsystemCompanion speciesLevel of mechanizationLabour intensity

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Uses
Main useDetailed useUsed part
food & beveragevitaminsleaves
food & beveragemineralsleaves
food & beveragevitaminsbulbs
food & beveragemineralsbulbs
animal food (feed)vitaminsleaves
animal food (feed)mineralsleaves
animal food (feed)vitaminsbulbs
animal food (feed)mineralsbulbs
medicinalimmune system applicationsleaves
medicinalskin applicationsleaves
environmentalliving fenceentire plant
environmentalornamental/turfentire plant