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Vigna angularis var. angularis
Synonyms: Azukia angularis; Dolichos angularis; Phaseolus angularis

Common Name(s): Azuki bean; adzuki bean
Family: Fabaceae
Growth Habit: Annual
Growing Days: 60 to 190 (days)
Abs.Max=97° (F)    Opt.Max=86° (F)
Opt.Min=59° (F)    Abs.Min=41° (F)
Precipitation: 35 to 51 (in.)
Winter Minimum:
Soil pH: 6.5 to 7.9
Soil Texture/Type: Medium texture
Soil Drainage: Well
Photoperiod Response: Short day and day neutral
Light Intensity: Bright
Mostly cultivated in Asian countries. Prefers soil of moderate depth and fertility. Best in slighlty akaline soil with pH above 6.0.
Sclerotinia, Rhizoctonia, Rust
Animal Food - forage, Food - pulse, Food - bev base, Environ. - soil improver, Food - vegetable
Subtropical, temperate, tropical-rainy
Geographical Origin:
Southern Asia, Eastern Asia

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