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FAMILY: Punicacae
English: Pomegranate
Sanskrit: Dadima
Hindi: Anar
Tamil: Maadhulai
Malayalam: Matalam
Kanada: Daalimbe

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Malayalam: Ayamparutti
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Site requirements for cultivating organic papaya

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  • Site requirements for cultivating organic papaya

    what are the crucial site requirements for cultivating papaya ?

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    Papaya thrives in the ice free and damp territories of the tropics and subtropics. An

    normal temperature of 25° C is ideal. The plant obliges precipitation between 1500-

    2000 mm, which needs to be spread as the year progressed. Because of its delicate wood and

    level root framework, the papaya is exceptionally vulnerable to wind break, particularly in a

    monoculture. Ripe, light to center hard alluvial and volcanic earth with a pH-esteem

    from 6-7 makes a perfect site. Since papayas just add to a level root framework, a

    medium profundity of soil is sufficient. This must be decently depleted however, as papayas are

    defenseless to stagnant water. Dry periods longer than 2 months may prompt the

    need of watering system.

    Papaya responds delicately to development botches. Indeed on ideal destinations,

    ranches have experienced phytosanitary issues that have brought generation

    to a halt, and which were not ready to be eased even through the escalated

    utilization of agro-chemicals.

    In regular ranger service frameworks, the papaya is really an auxiliary plant with a short lifespan.

    After monster trees have been felled in essential woodlands, it is prepared to do

    commanding the new development amid the initial few years. This shows its low shade

    resilience, and substantial light requests.

    On agroforestry frameworks, the papaya is valuable as a purported nursery plant, which

    at that point facilitates the improvement of different trees and shrubberies through its own

    advancement. At a re-forestation extend in Bolivia, the trees planted under papayas

    developed at twofold to triple the rate contrasted with those developed without papaya. A comparable

    has additionally been seen in other recently laid out agroforestry ranches where

    papaya had been incorporated. These frameworks are not just remarkable for their

    exceptional development, additionally for the strong way of their stock. On natural

    papaya estates, these common characteristics of the plant ought to be noted and