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Sesbania cannabina

Common Name(s): Canicha
Family: Fabaceae
Growth Habit: Annual
Growing Days: 150 to 240 (days)
Abs.Max=90° (F)    Opt.Max=79° (F)
Opt.Min=64° (F)    Abs.Min=54° (F)
Precipitation: 31 to 47 (in.)
Winter Minimum:
Soil pH: 5 to 7
Soil Texture/Type: Medium to heavy textured soils
Soil Drainage: Semi-Poor
Photoperiod Response: Short day
Light Intensity: Bright to clear
Grows in wide range over most of Australia, outback excluded.
Crop not found in disease search.
Material - gum/resin, Fuel - fuelwood, Animal Food - fodder, Material - fiber, Environ. - soil improver
Subtropical, tropical-rainy
Geographical Origin:
Malesia, Australia, Paleo tropical

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