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Phaseolus bracteatus

Description
Life formherbPhysiologymulti stem
Habiterect, climber/scrambler/scadentCategoryforage/pasture
Life spanperennialPlant attributesgrown on large scale

Ecology
OptimalAbsoluteOptimalAbsolute
MinMaxMinMaxSoil depthmedium (50-150 cm)shallow (20-50 cm)
Temperat. requir.15251035Soil texturemedium, lightheavy, medium, light, wide
Rainfall (annual)60010004001600Soil fertilitymoderatemoderate
Latitude10-2735Soil Al. tox
Altitude --- --- -1200Soil salinity
Soil PH684.58.5Soil drainagewell (dry spells)well (dry spells)
Light intensityclear skiesvery brightcloudy skiesvery bright

Climate zonetropical wet & dry (Aw), subtropical humid (Cf), subtropical dry summer (Cs)Photoperiod
Killing temp. during restno inputKilling temp. early growthno input
Abiotic toler.drought, grazing/browsingAbiotic suscept.
Introduction risks.

Cultivation
MinMax
Product. systemCrop cycle00
Cropping systemSubsystemCompanion speciesLevel of mechanizationLabour intensity
grazingphase plantingPanicum coloratum cv. Bambatsi, Panicum maximum cv. Petrie, Bothriochloa insculpta cv. Bisset, Dichanthium aristatum cv. Floren, Clitoria ternatea cv. Milgarra, Stylosanthes seabrana cv. Primar, Stylosanthes seabrana cv. Unicalowlow

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Uses
Main useDetailed useUsed part
animal food (feed)vitaminsentire plant
animal food (feed)proteinentire plant