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Pouteria sapota

Description
Life formtreePhysiologyevergreen, deciduous, single stem
HabiterectCategoryfruits & nuts, forest/wood
Life spanperennialPlant attributesgrown on small scale, harvested from wild

Ecology
OptimalAbsoluteOptimalAbsolute
MinMaxMinMaxSoil depthdeep (>>150 cm)medium (50-150 cm)
Temperat. requir.24301536Soil textureheavy, mediumheavy, medium, light
Rainfall (annual)200033008004000Soil fertilitymoderatemoderate
Latitude10-2025Soil Al. tox
Altitude --- --- -1400Soil salinitylow (<4 dS/m)low (<4 dS/m)
Soil PH66.557Soil drainagewell (dry spells)well (dry spells)
Light intensityclear skiescloudy skiesclear skiescloudy skies

Climate zonetropical wet & dry (Aw), tropical wet (Ar)Photoperiodshort day (<12 hours)
Killing temp. during rest-2Killing temp. early growth0
Abiotic toler.Abiotic suscept.
Introduction risks.

Cultivation
MinMax
Product. systemhome gardenCrop cycle365365
Cropping systemSubsystemCompanion speciesLevel of mechanizationLabour intensity
perennial cropsinter-croppingcocoa, coffee

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Uses
Main useDetailed useUsed part
food & beverageproteinfruits
food & beveragevitaminsfruits
food & beveragemineralsfruits
food additivecondiment/seasoningseeds
medicinalskin applicationsseeds
medicinalmuscular/skeletal applicationsseeds
materiallipids/oil & fatsseeds
materialtimber woodbark
environmentalshade & shelterentire plant