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Brosimum alicastrum subsp. alicastrum

Common Name(s): Breadnut
Family: Moraceae
Growth Habit: Perennial
Growing Days:
Precipitation: 30 to 400 (cm.)
Winter Minimum: -4° (C)
Soil pH: 5 to 8
Soil Texture/Type: Various types mostly limestone
Soil Drainage:
Photoperiod Response:
Light Intensity:
Very drought tolerant. Grows in dry areas, but also in seasonally flooded areas.
Crop not found in disease search.
Animal Food - fodder, Food - starch, Food - bev base, Material - wood


Geographical Origin:
Mexico, Caribbean, Mesoamerica
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