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Albizia procera

Common Name(s): Forest siris; albizia
Family: Fabaceae
Growth Habit: Perennial
Invasiveness: Noxious weed:PR
Growing Days: 150 to 270 (days)
Abs.Max=113° (F)    Opt.Max=91° (F)
Opt.Min=68° (F)    Abs.Min=50° (F)
Precipitation: 59 to 114 (in.)
Winter Minimum: 32° (F)
Soil pH: 5.5 to 6.5
Soil Texture/Type: Sandy loams
Soil Drainage: Poor
Photoperiod Response: Short day
Light Intensity: Bright
Ranges from tropical dry through tropical moist forest life zones. Leaves are poulticed onto ulcers in India. Bark considered useful in pregnancy and stomachache.
Crop not found in disease search.
Material - wood, Fuel - charcoal, Medicinal - folklore
Tropical-wet and dry
Geographical Origin:
China, Eastern Asia, Indian Subcontinent, Indo-China, Australia
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