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Bruguiera gymnorrhiza

Description
Life formtreePhysiologyevergreen, single stem, C3 photosynthesis
HabiterectCategoryfruits & nuts, vegetables, materials, forest/wood, environmental
Life spanperennialPlant attributesgrown on small scale

Ecology
OptimalAbsoluteOptimalAbsolute
MinMaxMinMaxSoil depthmedium (50-150 cm)medium (50-150 cm)
Temperat. requir.20261530Soil textureheavy, mediumheavy, medium, light, wide, organic
Rainfall (annual)1500600010008000Soil fertilityhighmoderate
Latitude5-2025Soil Al. tox
Altitude --- --- -50Soil salinitymedium (4-10 dS/m)medium (4-10 dS/m)
Soil PH786.58.5Soil drainagepoorly (saturated >50% of year), well (dry spells)poorly (saturated >50% of year), well (dry spells)
Light intensityvery brightclear skiesvery brightcloudy skies

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

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

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Uses
Main useDetailed useUsed part
materialtimber woodbark
fuelsfuelwoodbark
fuelscharcoalbark
materialdye/tanninbark
materialdye/tanninstems
food & beveragevitaminsfruits
food & beveragemineralsfruits
food additivecondiment/seasoningstems
food & beveragemineralsleaves
environmentalerosion controlentire plant