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Melia volkensii

Description
Life formtreePhysiologydeciduous, single stem
HabiterectCategoryforage/pasture, materials, forest/wood, environmental
Life spanperennialPlant attributes

Ecology
OptimalAbsoluteOptimalAbsolute
MinMaxMinMaxSoil depthmedium (50-150 cm)shallow (20-50 cm)
Temperat. requir.20281632Soil textureheavy, medium, light, wideheavy, medium, light, wide
Rainfall (annual)5008003001000Soil fertilitymoderatelow
Latitude--1010Soil Al. tox
Altitude --- --- 3501680Soil salinitylow (<4 dS/m)low (<4 dS/m)
Soil PH675.57.5Soil drainagewell (dry spells)poorly (saturated >50% of year), well (dry spells), excessive (dry/moderately dry)
Light intensityvery brightvery brightclear skiesvery bright

Climate zonetropical wet & dry (Aw), steppe or semiarid (Bs)Photoperiod
Killing temp. during restno inputKilling temp. early growthno input
Abiotic toler.droughtAbiotic suscept.
Introduction risks.

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

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Uses
Main useDetailed useUsed part
animal food (feed)lipidsfruits
animal food (feed)proteinfruits
animal food (feed)vitaminsfruits
animal food (feed)lipidsleaves
animal food (feed)proteinleaves
animal food (feed)mineralsleaves
materialtimber woodbark
materialhoneyflowers
poisoninsectsleaves
environmentalagroforestryentire plant