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Cucurbita foetidissima

Description
Life formherbPhysiologymulti stem
Habitprostrate/procumbent/semi-erectCategorymaterials
Life spanperennialPlant attributesharvested from wild

Ecology
OptimalAbsoluteOptimalAbsolute
MinMaxMinMaxSoil depthdeep (>>150 cm)medium (50-150 cm)
Temperat. requir.2030535Soil texturemedium, lightheavy, medium, light
Rainfall (annual)4006002501000Soil fertilitymoderatemoderate
Latitude----Soil Al. tox
Altitude --- --- --Soil salinitylow (<4 dS/m)low (<4 dS/m)
Soil PH675.58.5Soil drainagewell (dry spells)well (dry spells)
Light intensityvery brightvery brightvery brightclear skies

Climate zonetropical wet & dry (Aw), desert or arid (Bw), steppe or semiarid (Bs), subtropical humid (Cf), subtropical dry summer (Cs), subtropical dry winter (Cw)Photoperiodshort day (<12 hours), neutral day (12-14 hours), long day (>14 hours)
Killing temp. during rest-25Killing temp. early growth0
Abiotic toler.Abiotic suscept.
Introduction risks.

Cultivation
MinMax
Product. systemCrop cycle90120
Cropping systemSubsystemCompanion speciesLevel of mechanizationLabour intensity

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Uses
Main useDetailed useUsed part
food & beverageproteinseeds
food & beveragevitaminsflowers
food & beveragemineralsflowers
animal food (feed)vitaminsbark
animal food (feed)mineralsbark
materialother material/chemicalsroots
materiallipids/oil & fatsseeds
fuelsnon-wood fuelroots
environmentalerosion controlentire plant