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Acacia auriculiformis

Description
Life formtreePhysiologysingle stem
HabiterectCategoryforest/wood
Life spanperennialPlant attributesgrown on large scale

Ecology
OptimalAbsoluteOptimalAbsolute
MinMaxMinMaxSoil depthmedium (50-150 cm)shallow (20-50 cm)
Temperat. requir.24321040Soil textureheavy, medium, lightheavy, medium, light
Rainfall (annual)120025005005000Soil fertilitylowlow
Latitude1071720Soil Al. tox
Altitude --- --- -600Soil salinitylow (<4 dS/m)medium (4-10 dS/m)
Soil PH6839.5Soil drainagepoorly (saturated >50% of year), well (dry spells)poorly (saturated >50% of year), well (dry spells), excessive (dry/moderately dry)
Light intensityvery brightvery brightvery brightclear skies

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

Cultivation
MinMax
Product. systemCrop cycle180240
Cropping systemSubsystemCompanion speciesLevel of mechanizationLabour intensity

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Uses
Main useDetailed useUsed part
materialdye/tanninstems
materialtimber woodbark
materialother material/chemicalsbark
materialpaperbark
non-vertebrate foodmineralsleaves
fuelsfuelwoodbark
fuelscharcoalbark
environmentalshade & shelterentire plant
environmentalornamental/turfentire plant
environmentalrevegetationentire plant
environmentalagroforestryentire plant
environmentalerosion controlentire plant