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Acacia farnesiana

Description
Life formtreePhysiologysingle stem
HabiterectCategorymaterials, ornamentals/turf, medicinals & aromatic, environmental
Life spanperennialPlant attributesgrown on small scale

Ecology
OptimalAbsoluteOptimalAbsolute
MinMaxMinMaxSoil depthdeep (>>150 cm)medium (50-150 cm)
Temperat. requir.2032742Soil texturemedium, lightheavy, medium, light
Rainfall (annual)40014001504000Soil fertilitylowlow
Latitude12123636Soil Al. tox
Altitude --- --- -1300Soil salinitylow (<4 dS/m)high (>10 dS/m))
Soil PH6.574.38Soil drainagewell (dry spells), excessive (dry/moderately dry)well (dry spells), excessive (dry/moderately dry)
Light intensityvery brightclear skiesvery brightcloudy skies

Climate zonetropical wet & dry (Aw), steppe or semiarid (Bs), subtropical dry summer (Cs)Photoperiodshort day (<12 hours)
Killing temp. during restno inputKilling temp. early growthno input
Abiotic toler.Abiotic suscept.
Introduction risks.can become a weed

Cultivation
MinMax
Product. systemCrop cycle60240
Cropping systemSubsystemCompanion speciesLevel of mechanizationLabour intensity

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Uses
Main useDetailed useUsed part
environmentalornamental/turfentire plant
environmentalshade & shelterentire plant
environmentalerosion controlentire plant
materialdye/tanninfruits
materialessential oilsflowers
materialgums/resinsexudates
materialcosmetics & perfumeryflowers
materialdye/tanninstems
materialtimber woodbark
poisonmammalsseeds
medicinalblood system applicationsstems
medicinalskin applicationsstems
medicinalmuscular/skeletal applicationsleaves
medicinalmuscular/skeletal applicationsroots
medicinalmetabolic system applicationsleaves
medicinalmetabolic system applicationsroots
medicinaldigestive system applicationsflowers
fuelsfuelwoodbark
animal food (feed)proteinfruits