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Diospyros virginiana

Description
Life formtreePhysiologydeciduous, single stem
HabiterectCategoryfruits & nuts, ornamentals/turf, medicinals & aromatic, forest/wood, environmental
Life spanperennialPlant attributes

Ecology
OptimalAbsoluteOptimalAbsolute
MinMaxMinMaxSoil depthdeep (>>150 cm)medium (50-150 cm)
Temperat. requir.19251028Soil textureheavy, medium, lightheavy, medium, light
Rainfall (annual)100014007001700Soil fertilitymoderatemoderate
Latitude25254545Soil Al. tox
Altitude --- --- --Soil salinitylow (<4 dS/m)low (<4 dS/m)
Soil PH6.575.88Soil drainagewell (dry spells)well (dry spells)
Light intensityvery brightclear skiesvery brightcloudy skies

Climate zonesubtropical dry summer (Cs), temperate oceanic (Do), temperate continental (Dc), temperate with humid winters (Df), temperate with dry winters (Dw)Photoperiodlong day (>14 hours)
Killing temp. during restno inputKilling temp. early growthno input
Abiotic toler.floodingAbiotic suscept.
Introduction risks.

Cultivation
MinMax
Product. systemCrop cycle240270
Cropping systemSubsystemCompanion speciesLevel of mechanizationLabour intensity

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Uses
Main useDetailed useUsed part
animal food (feed)mineralsleaves
animal food (feed)vitaminsleaves
food & beveragevitaminsfruits
food & beveragemineralsfruits
materialhoneyflowers
materialtimber woodbark
materialdye/tanninfruits
materialdye/tanninseeds
medicinalimmune system applicationsfruits
medicinaldigestive system applicationsfruits
medicinalblood system applicationsfruits
medicinalimmune system applicationsstems
medicinaldigestive system applicationsstems
medicinalblood system applicationsstems
environmentalerosion controlentire plant
environmentalornamental/turfentire plant