Melilotus alba

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Noun1.Melilotus alba - biennial plantMelilotus alba - biennial plant; valuable honey plant
melilot, melilotus, sweet clover - erect annual or biennial plant grown extensively especially for hay and soil improvement
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Diameter of the pollen ranged from the smallest 15um in Melilotus alba to largest50um in Sophora mollis (Table-2).
Samples of Tetragonisca presented dominant pollen types of Carica papaya (Marilia-T), Eupatorium (Posse-T), Melilotus alba (Pedreira-T) and Piptadenia (Itaberaba-T), characterizing monofloral honeys (Figure 1 a-f).
Nevertheless, Apis bees produced a heterofloral honey with a predominant participation of a wild Asteraceae; Tetragonisca remained on Fabaceae flowers, like Melilotus alba.
75%), followed by Melilotus alba (50%) and Echium vulgare (0 %; [Chi.
bicolor completely rejected flowers (fresh material) of Convolvulus arvensis and Melilotus alba.
Though 10 exotic species were found during the present study, only Melilotus alba (white sweet clover) and Medicago lupulina (black medic) were encountered in the plots, both with low IVs (Table 1).
Ebinger (1981) reported the exotic Melilotus alba as being common (IV of 7.
Targeted WM, DSS, DWF, MHF Hemerocallis fulva Well-Established DWF Lysimachia nummularia Well-Established UR Lythrum salicaria Targeted WM, EM, DSS, DWF Melilotus alba Well-Established EM Melilotus officinalis Well-Established DSS Phalaris arundinacea Targeted EM Phragmites australis Targeted EM Rhamnus cathartica Targeted DWF Rosa multifora Targeted DSS, DWF Typha aragustifolia Well-Established WM, DSS Viburnum opulus var.
However, certain nectar species, including Arabis lyrata, Coreopsis lanceolata, Melilotus alba and Rubus flagellaris, were selected in a significant majority of cases when other nectar species were available nearby.
Three legume species, however - Lotus japonicus, Medicago truncatula, and Melilotus alba (in the same tribe as Medicago) - have been identified as model plants for molecular genetics in legumes because of their small and manageable genomes (Handburg & Stougaard, 1992; Oger et al.
La presencia de especies exoticas, tales como Melilotus alba, Heliotropium curassavicum, Sarcocornia ambigua, Cirsium vulgare y Cynodon dactylon aumento como respuesta al fuego, persistiendo aun cuatro anos despues del mismo.