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Noun1.Cenchrus - a genus of grasses of the family Gramineae that have bursCenchrus - a genus of grasses of the family Gramineae that have burs
liliopsid genus, monocot genus - genus of flowering plants having a single cotyledon (embryonic leaf) in the seed
family Graminaceae, family Gramineae, family Poaceae, Graminaceae, Gramineae, grass family, Poaceae - the grasses: chiefly herbaceous but some woody plants including cereals; bamboo; reeds; sugar cane
bur grass, burgrass - a grass of the genus Cenchrus
Cenchrus tribuloides, field sandbur, sandbur, sandspur - grass of the eastern United States and tropical America having spikelets enclosed in prickly burs
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Allelopathic effect of seed and leaf aqueous extracts of Datura stramonium on leaf chlorophyll content, shoot and root elongation of Cenchrus ciliaris and Neonotonia wightii.
hybridus, Bidens pilosa and Cenchrus echinatus predominated (83% of samples) in second cycle.
59 Argemone mexicana -- -- -- -- Bidens pilosa -- -- -- -- Cenchrus echinatus 8.
The species Cenchrus biflorus, Cenchrus ciliaris, Aristida funiculata, Tribulus longipetalus, Mollugo cerviana, Indigofera hocstetteri, Euphorbiaprostrata, Gisekiapharnaceoides, Dipterygium gluacum, Capparis decidua, Calligonum polygonoides and Ochthochloa compressa were found much associated toS3 and the soil layer L1, as they had maximum number of seeds.
18 Paniceae Digitaria Haller 15 Eragrostideae Eragrostis Wolf 11 Paniceae Cenchrus L.
dhamann grass Cenchrus ciliaris, bhabbar Elionurus hirsutus, khawi Cymbopogan jwarancusa and Jhonson's grass Sorghum halepense were severely damaged by porcupine diggings as it consumed the subterranean organs of the grasses, and thus affected the grazing capacity of range lands.
However, the dominant grass species occupied more space, highlighting its availability throughout the year and high forage potential of Eragrostis sp and Cenchrus clandestinus.
TABLA I INGREDIENTES Y COMPOSICION QUIMICA DE DIETAS INTEGRALES PARA CABRAS EN LACTANCIA CON DIFERENTE INCLUSION DE CASCARA DE NARANJA DESHIDRATADA Variable Testigo 10% CND 20% CND 30% CND Composicion quimica ([cruz]) Materia seca 93,4 93,0 93,2 92,6 Proteina cruda 15,4 15,5 15,3 15,5 Fibra detergente neutro 46,8 45,6 43,8 41,4 Fibra detergente acido 24,3 23,9 23,6 22,6 Energia metabolizable 7,83 8,09 8,41 8,98 ([cruz doble]) (MJ/kg) Cenizas 9,6 9,6 9,5 9,0 Ingredientes (%, en base seca) Pasta de soya 9 9 9 9 Grano de sorgo 25 15 10 10 Cenchrus ciliaris 60 60 55 45 Cascara de naranja 0 10 20 30 deshidratada ([seccion]) Melaza 2 2 2 2 Urea 46% N 1 1 1 1 Pre-mezcla de minerales * 3 3 3 3 ([cruz]) Valores analizados.
Effect of water stress treatments increased proline accumulations was previously reported in several species such as Cynodon dactylon and Cenchrus ciliaris (Akram, N.