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Acacia cowleana

Description
Life formshrub, treePhysiologydeciduous, single stem, multi stem
HabiterectCategoryfruits & nuts, forest/wood, environmental, weed
Life spanperennialPlant attributesharvested from wild

Ecology
OptimalAbsoluteOptimalAbsolute
MinMaxMinMaxSoil depthmedium (50-150 cm)shallow (20-50 cm)
Temperat. requir.24351245Soil texturelightmedium, light
Rainfall (annual)250400200500Soil fertilitylowlow
Latitude19172527Soil Al. tox
Altitude --- --- 100650Soil salinitylow (<4 dS/m)low (<4 dS/m)
Soil PH5.574.58Soil drainagewell (dry spells)poorly (saturated >50% of year), well (dry spells), excessive (dry/moderately dry)
Light intensityvery brightvery brightvery brightclear skies

Climate zonedesert or arid (Bw), steppe or semiarid (Bs)Photoperiodshort day (<12 hours)
Killing temp. during rest-2Killing temp. early growth0
Abiotic toler.Abiotic suscept.
Introduction risks.

Cultivation
MinMax
Product. systemCrop cycle75150
Cropping systemSubsystemCompanion speciesLevel of mechanizationLabour intensity

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Uses
Main useDetailed useUsed part
food & beveragevitaminsseeds
food & beveragemineralsseeds
food & beverageproteinseeds
fuelsfuelwoodbark
fuelscharcoalbark
environmentalshade & shelterentire plant