Adansonia digitata


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Noun1.Adansonia digitata - African tree having an exceedingly thick trunk and fruit that resembles a gourd and has an edible pulp called monkey breadAdansonia digitata - African tree having an exceedingly thick trunk and fruit that resembles a gourd and has an edible pulp called monkey bread
monkey bread, sour gourd - African gourd-like fruit with edible pulp
Adansonia, genus Adansonia - baobab; cream-of-tartar tree
angiospermous tree, flowering tree - any tree having seeds and ovules contained in the ovary
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Furthermore, harvesting of fruit trees for sale of fruits such as Uapaca kirkiana, Adansonia digitata and Afzella quanzensis roots for medicinal purposes is common in the study area (Mashapa et al., 2014).
Science Centre (ICSQ) (Adansonia Digitata Seed Oil)
The gigantic trees dwarf other plants on farms along the Mombasa-Nairobi highway as one approaches Kibwezi town in Makueni County.Dangling from the African baobab trees (Adansonia digitata) are giant fruits, whose white pulp is normally a source of food for residents when drought strikesThe baobab tree, which in Kiswahili is popularly known as mbuyu, dots the landscape of the semi-arid region.
On the site of Goumdyr, in Ro, in the province of Sangui, a group called "Yidjan Durega", beneficiary of the project, manages a nutritious garden, which produces two species, Moringa oleifera and Adansonia digitata - recognized for their qualities nutritious foods and their nutritional intake in infant nutrition, in particular.
(iv) Epo ose- Adansonia Digitata, drop it inside fire and allow it to burn for a while, then complete the burning in a pot with a whole alligator pepper.
For instance, local dietary resources like moringa (Moringa oleifera) leaves, African locust bean (Parkia biglobosa) kernels, Baobab (Adansonia digitata) leaves and fruits are increasingly being used in the formulation of infant flours [30].
Totte, "Variability of fruit physicochemical characters for three harvested woody species in Senegal: Adansonia digitata, Balanites aegyptiaca and Tamarindus," Fruits, vol.
Marshall, "Effect of thermal treatment and storage on bioactive compounds, organic acids and antioxidant activity of baobab fruit (Adansonia digitata) pulp from Malawi," Journal of Food Composition and Analysis, vol.
According to prior research by the same authors, mopane is the dominant tree species found in the study area in association with Kirkia acuminata, Dalbergia melanoxylon, Adansonia digitata, Combretum apiculatum, Combretum imberbe, Acacia nigrescens, and Commiphora species [9].
Caracteres morphologiques et production des capsules de boabab (Adansonia digitata L.) au Benin.
Adansonia digitata L., Fadogia ancylantha Schweinf., Ficus sycomorus L., and Myrothamnus flabellifolius Welw.