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Fagus sylvatica

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

Ecology
OptimalAbsoluteOptimalAbsolute
MinMaxMinMaxSoil depthdeep (>>150 cm)deep (>>150 cm)
Temperat. requir.1020635Soil texturemediumheavy, medium
Rainfall (annual)50010003001500Soil fertilityhighmoderate
Latitude45405660Soil Al. tox
Altitude --- --- -1700Soil salinitylow (<4 dS/m)low (<4 dS/m)
Soil PH5748.2Soil drainage
Light intensitycloudy skiesvery brightheavy shadevery bright

Climate zonesubtropical dry summer (Cs), temperate oceanic (Do), temperate continental (Dc)Photoperiodlong day (>14 hours)
Killing temp. during rest-28Killing temp. early growth-1
Abiotic toler.Abiotic suscept.
Introduction risks.

Cultivation
MinMax
Product. systemlarge scale/commercialCrop cycle00
Cropping systemSubsystemCompanion speciesLevel of mechanizationLabour intensity
perennial cropssole cropping

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Uses
Main useDetailed useUsed part
materialtimber woodbark
materiallipids/oil & fatsbark
materialdye/tanninbark
food & beverageproteinfruits
food & beveragelipidsfruits
food & beveragemineralsfruits
food & beveragevitaminsleaves
animal food (feed)proteinfruits
animal food (feed)lipidsfruits
animal food (feed)mineralsfruits
medicinalrespiratory applicationsfruits
medicinalmetabolic system applicationsfruits
medicinalsensory applicationsfruits
environmentalornamental/turfentire plant
fuelsfuelwoodbark