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Prosopis pallida

Description
Life formshrub, treePhysiologydeciduous, single stem, multi stem, C3 photosynthesis
HabiterectCategorypulses (grain legumes), forage/pasture, materials, ornamentals/turf, forest/wood, environmental, weed
Life spanperennialPlant attributesgrown on small scale

Ecology
OptimalAbsoluteOptimalAbsolute
MinMaxMinMaxSoil depthmedium (50-150 cm)shallow (20-50 cm)
Temperat. requir.22281932Soil textureheavy, medium, lightheavy, medium, light
Rainfall (annual)50010002501250Soil fertilitymoderatelow
Latitude--2222Soil Al. tox
Altitude --- --- -600Soil salinitylow (<4 dS/m)high (>10 dS/m))
Soil PH5.5656.7Soil drainagewell (dry spells)well (dry spells), excessive (dry/moderately dry)
Light intensityvery brightvery brightvery brightclear skies

Climate zonetropical wet & dry (Aw), desert or arid (Bw), steppe or semiarid (Bs)Photoperiodshort day (<12 hours)
Killing temp. during rest-2Killing temp. early growth-1
Abiotic toler.drought, grazing/browsingAbiotic suscept.wind
Introduction risks.can become a weed

Cultivation
MinMax
Product. systemCrop cycle100240
Cropping systemSubsystemCompanion speciesLevel of mechanizationLabour intensity

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Uses
Main useDetailed useUsed part
food & beverageproteinseeds
food & beveragevitaminsseeds
food & beveragemineralsseeds
animal food (feed)proteinfruits
animal food (feed)vitaminsfruits
animal food (feed)mineralsfruits
animal food (feed)vitaminsleaves
animal food (feed)mineralsleaves
materialtimber woodbark
materialdye/tanninstems
materialgums/resinsexudates
materialhoneyflowers
fuelsfuelwoodbark
fuelscharcoalbark
environmentalrevegetationentire plant
environmentalshade & shelterentire plant
environmentalagroforestryentire plant
environmentalnitrogen fixationroots
environmentalornamental/turfentire plant