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Solanum torvum

Common Name(s): Devil`s fig; turkeyberry
Family: Solanaceae
Growth Habit: Perennial
Invasiveness: Noxious weed:USDA, FL, HI, PR
Growing Days: 150 to 365 (days)
Abs.Max=95° (F)    Opt.Max=84° (F)
Opt.Min=63° (F)    Abs.Min=54° (F)
Precipitation: 39 to 79 (in.)
Winter Minimum:
Soil pH: 5 to 6
Soil Texture/Type: All soil textures
Soil Drainage: Well
Photoperiod Response: Short day
Light Intensity: Cloudy-lt shade
Prefers soils of medium depth and moderate fertility. Low salt tolerance.
Rhizoctonia, Cercospora, Powdery Mildew
Food - fruit, Weed - possible seed contam., Environ. - graftstock, Food - vegetable
Geographical Origin:
Mexico, South America
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