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Noun1.tagasaste - shrub of Canary Islands having bristle-tipped oblanceolate leaves; used as cattle fodder
Chamaecytisus, genus Chamaecytisus - small late-flowering trees or subshrubs having yellow to red flowers and leathery or woody pods; often especially formerly included in genus Cytisus
bush, shrub - a low woody perennial plant usually having several major stems
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Effect of supplementing teff straw with different levels of leucaena or sesbania leaves on the degradability of teff straw, sesbania, leucaena, tagasaste and vernonia and on certain rumen and blood metabolites in Ethiopian Menz sheep.
2001) report that in a 30-m-spaced tagasaste (Chamaecystus proliferus) alley system with wheat and lupins in the bays, and tree cover increasing from 8 to 20% in 3 years, the influence of the trees on soil water content extended a maximum of 8 m from the rows.