Bhumi Amalak is called Bhumi Amla as it is a small plant found on land in rainy season
It is also called as Stone Breaker, Bahupatra, Chanca Piedra
Bhumi Amalak is a tropical plant
The plant attains a height of 50-70 cm in height.
The bark of the Bhumi Amalak is light green in colour and has a smooth feel
Fruits are found under its leaves
The fruits are tiny smooth capsules containing seeds
The whole Bhumi Amalak plant including fruits are economically important
Benefits of Bhumi Amalaki:
Bhumi Amalak is an annual herb
The plant prefers moderate temperature and an average rainfall of 25-30 cm
Bhumi Amalak is cultivated on a wide range of soils ranging from alkaline to neutral and slightly acidic.
Seeds are used for preparing seedlings in nurseries which are transplanted during April-May
Harvesting is done in the month of September after completion of rainy season.
Harvesting is done when the plant is green
The major challenges involve Biotic and Abiotic causes.
|Crop Stage||Products||Dosage||Method Of Application||Benefits|
|Inorganic fertilizer||Geoxol.COM||15 kg / hectare / application with basal fertilizer, if soil organic carbon (more than / equal to 0.5%) and bulk denisty (less than or equal to 1.6 g / cm3)||Soil Application||Rejuvenates soil for sustainable growth of crops|
|Organic fertilizer||Mycoxol4G||500 g / hectare / application, if soil pH (less than / equal to 7.5) and available P (more than / equal to 15 kg / ha)||Soil Application||Reduces incidence of soil borne diseases, improves availability of phosphorous and other micronutrients|
|Vegetative||PeakMAX||1000 ml / hectare / application||Foliar Application||Improves vegetative growth and reduces disease pressure|
|Vegetative||Privid||1200 ml / hectare / application||Foliar Application||Promotes vegetative growth|
|Pre flowering||Silixol OSA||1200 ml / hectare / application||Foliar Application||Promotes vegetative growth|
|Pre flowering||PeakMAX||"1000 ml / hectare / application "||Foliar Application||Reduces disease pressure|
|Flowering||Silixol OSA||1000 ml / hectare / application||Foliar Application||Improves accumulation of secondary metabolites|
|Vegetative Stage||Biofuze||3 ml / liter of water - Repeat sprays at a interval of 2-3 weeks as per pest attack||Foliar Application||Reduces population of sucking pests|
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Opp. Kopar Khairane Station.
Navi Mumbai, Maharashtra, 400709.