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Ocimum tenuiflorum

Description
Life formherb, sub-shrubPhysiologydeciduous, single stem
HabiterectCategorymedicinals & aromatic
Life spanannualPlant attributesgrown on small scale

Ecology
OptimalAbsoluteOptimalAbsolute
MinMaxMinMaxSoil depthmedium (50-150 cm)shallow (20-50 cm)
Temperat. requir.20281535Soil texturemedium, organicheavy, medium, light, wide, organic
Rainfall (annual)100030007007600Soil fertilityhighlow
Latitude--2835Soil Al. tox
Altitude --- --- -1000Soil salinitylow (<4 dS/m)low (<4 dS/m)
Soil PH67.559Soil drainagewell (dry spells)well (dry spells)
Light intensityclear skiesvery brightclear skiesvery bright

Climate zonetropical wet & dry (Aw), subtropical dry summer (Cs)Photoperiod
Killing temp. during rest-1Killing temp. early growth-1
Abiotic toler.droughtAbiotic suscept.flooding
Introduction risks.

Cultivation
MinMax
Product. systemhome gardenCrop cycle40300
Cropping systemSubsystemCompanion speciesLevel of mechanizationLabour intensity
arable irrigatedsole croppinglowhigh

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Uses
Main useDetailed useUsed part
food additivecondiment/seasoningleaves
medicinalleaves