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Physalis philadelphica

Description
Life formherbPhysiologysingle stem, multi stem
HabiterectCategoryvegetables, ornamentals/turf
Life spanannualPlant attributesgrown on small scale, harvested from wild

Ecology
OptimalAbsoluteOptimalAbsolute
MinMaxMinMaxSoil depthmedium (50-150 cm)shallow (20-50 cm)
Temperat. requir.1525831Soil texturemedium, light, organicwide, organic
Rainfall (annual)70010006001100Soil fertilityhighmoderate
Latitude18152225Soil Al. tox
Altitude --- --- -2600Soil salinitylow (<4 dS/m)low (<4 dS/m)
Soil PH6758Soil drainagewell (dry spells)well (dry spells)
Light intensityvery brightclear skiesvery brightcloudy skies

Climate zonetropical wet & dry (Aw), tropical wet (Ar)Photoperiodshort day (<12 hours)
Killing temp. during restno inputKilling temp. early growthno input
Abiotic toler.Abiotic suscept.
Introduction risks.

Cultivation
MinMax
Product. systemhome garden, small scale (manual)Crop cycle80120
Cropping systemSubsystemCompanion speciesLevel of mechanizationLabour intensity
arable irrigatedinter-croppingmaize, beans, gourd

(at most )

Uses
Main useDetailed useUsed part
food & beveragevitaminsfruits
environmentalornamental/turfentire plant