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Ceratonia siliqua

Description
Life formshrub, treePhysiologyevergreen, single stem, multi stem
HabiterectCategorymaterials, medicinals & aromatic, forest/wood
Life spanperennialPlant attributesgrown on large scale

Ecology
OptimalAbsoluteOptimalAbsolute
MinMaxMinMaxSoil depthshallow (20-50 cm)shallow (20-50 cm)
Temperat. requir.20321039Soil texturemedium, lightmedium, light
Rainfall (annual)40010002002000Soil fertilitymoderatelow
Latitude27254245Soil Al. tox
Altitude --- --- -1000Soil salinitylow (<4 dS/m)medium (4-10 dS/m)
Soil PH67.559Soil drainagewell (dry spells)well (dry spells), excessive (dry/moderately dry)
Light intensityvery brightclear skiesvery brightcloudy skies

Climate zonesteppe or semiarid (Bs), subtropical dry summer (Cs), temperate oceanic (Do)Photoperiodshort day (<12 hours)
Killing temp. during rest-4Killing temp. early growth0
Abiotic toler.fire, wind, drought, coastal salt sprayAbiotic suscept.humidity
Introduction risks.

Cultivation
MinMax
Product. systemCrop cycle210365
Cropping systemSubsystemCompanion speciesLevel of mechanizationLabour intensity

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Uses
Main useDetailed useUsed part
food & beveragevitaminsseeds
food & beverageproteinseeds
food & beveragevitaminsfruits
food & beverageproteinfruits
food & beveragemineralsbark
animal food (feed)proteinfruits
animal food (feed)vitaminsfruits
food additiveemulsifierseeds
food additivestabiliserseeds
food additivecondiment/seasoningfruits
medicinalskin applicationsfruits
medicinaldigestive system applicationsfruits
environmentalornamental/turfentire plant
environmentalagroforestryentire plant
environmentalshade & shelterentire plant
fuelsfuelwoodbark
fuelscharcoalbark
materialcosmetics & perfumeryseeds
materialgums/resinsseeds
materialdye/tanninseeds
materialpaperseeds
materialtimber woodbark
materialdye/tanninbark