n.1.An aboriginal American name for the sweet potato (Ipomæa batatas).
Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary, published 1913 by G. & C. Merriam Co.
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The sweet potato, Ipomoea batatas (L.) (Solanales: Convolvulaceae), is native to South and Central America and distributed worldwide, especially in underdeveloped countries (Franga & Ritschel 2002; Reddy 2015).
The sweet potato leaf folder, Brachmia macroscopa Meyrick, 1932 (Lepidoptera: Gelechiidae) is one of the most dangerous herbivores of economic crops (e.g., Ipomoea batatas L., I.
Therefore, the present study assesses heavy metals' levels (Cu, Zn, Fe, and Pb) in growing soil, irrigating water, and four popularly consumed vegetables, Amaranthus hybridus, Ipomoea batatas, Solanum melongena, and Abelmoschus esculentus, from the Chang'ombe police garden.
A batata doce (Ipomea batatas L.) e uma hortalica feculenta de alto valor energetico devido seu elevado percentual de carboidratos, sendo apenas inferior quando comparado com a mandioca.
annuus and two co-existing herbs (a native herb Artemisia indica and a common crop Ipomoea batatas in the farmland) were subjected to the individual-based (without and with interspecific competition) and group-based competition [i.e.
Caption : Trabalhadora domestica idosa aguardando o vendedor de legumes descascar as batatas.