Centrosema


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Noun1.Centrosema - a genus of chiefly tropical American vines of the family Leguminosae having trifoliate leaves and large flowers
rosid dicot genus - a genus of dicotyledonous plants
Papilionoideae, subfamily Papilionoideae - alternative name used in some classification systems for the family Papilionaceae
Centrosema virginianum, butterfly pea - large-flowered weakly twining or prostrate vine of New Jersey to tropical eastern North America, sometimes cultivated for its purple and white flowers
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Milk production performance of Friesian-Holstein cows fed diets containing Medicago sativa, Centrosema pubescens, or groundnut haulms (Arachis hypogaea).
Spanish Wells/ January Kuntze (Fabaceae) Eleuthera 10, 1932 [= Centrosema virginianum (L.
67 g/d reported for rabbits placed on varying levels of Centrosema pubescens or Calapogonium mucunoides [17]), 12.
Aeschynomene rudis, Centrosema virginianum, Cotoneaster acutifolius, Dalea gattingeri, D.
Centrosema pascuorum is a legume widely used in rotation systems, due to its ability to add N to soils.
Centrosema means spur on the back of the standard (Dean et.
Hutton EM (1985) Centrosema breeding for acid tropical soils with emphasis on efficient Ca absorption.
phaseoloides, Stylosanthes guianensis, Stizolobium deeringianum, Psophocarpus palustris, and Centrosema pubescens) and grasses (B.