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Acacia saligna

Description
Life formshrub, treePhysiologyevergreen, single stem, multi stem
HabiterectCategoryforest/wood, environmental
Life spanperennialPlant attributesgrown on small scale

Ecology
OptimalAbsoluteOptimalAbsolute
MinMaxMinMaxSoil depthmedium (50-150 cm)shallow (20-50 cm)
Temperat. requir.2032536Soil texturemedium, lightheavy, medium, light
Rainfall (annual)4007003001000Soil fertilitylowlow
Latitude28253334Soil Al. tox
Altitude --- --- -2600Soil salinitylow (<4 dS/m)medium (4-10 dS/m)
Soil PH5.574.58Soil drainagewell (dry spells), excessive (dry/moderately dry)well (dry spells), excessive (dry/moderately dry)
Light intensityvery brightcloudy skiesvery brightlight shade

Climate zonetropical wet & dry (Aw), steppe or semiarid (Bs), subtropical dry winter (Cw)Photoperiodshort day (<12 hours), neutral day (12-14 hours), long day (>14 hours)
Killing temp. during restno inputKilling temp. early growthno input
Abiotic toler.fire, wind, drought, coastal salt sprayAbiotic suscept.
Introduction risks.can become a weed

Cultivation
MinMax
Product. systemCrop cycle120240
Cropping systemSubsystemCompanion speciesLevel of mechanizationLabour intensity

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Uses
Main useDetailed useUsed part
animal food (feed)vitaminsleaves
animal food (feed)mineralsleaves
fuelsfuelwoodbark
fuelscharcoalbark
materialgums/resinsstems
environmentalnitrogen fixationroots
environmentalshade & shelterentire plant
environmentalerosion controlentire plant
environmentalwindbreakentire plant
environmentalagroforestryentire plant