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Cassia brewsteri

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

Ecology
OptimalAbsoluteOptimalAbsolute
MinMaxMinMaxSoil depthdeep (>>150 cm)shallow (20-50 cm)
Temperat. requir.22351240Soil texturemediumheavy, medium, light
Rainfall (annual)100012006501350Soil fertilityhighlow
Latitude17172626Soil Al. tox
Altitude --- --- -800Soil salinitylow (<4 dS/m)medium (4-10 dS/m)
Soil PH564.56.5Soil drainagewell (dry spells)well (dry spells), excessive (dry/moderately dry)
Light intensityvery brightclear skiesvery brightcloudy skies

Climate zonetropical wet & dry (Aw), subtropical humid (Cf)Photoperiodshort day (<12 hours)
Killing temp. during rest-5Killing temp. early growth-1
Abiotic toler.wind, drought, coastal salt sprayAbiotic suscept.
Introduction risks.can become a weed

Cultivation
MinMax
Product. systemCrop cycle240300
Cropping systemSubsystemCompanion speciesLevel of mechanizationLabour intensity

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Uses
Main useDetailed useUsed part
fuelsfuelwoodbark
materialtimber woodbark
environmentalshade & shelterentire plant
environmentalornamental/turfentire plant