Crotalaria spectabilis


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Noun1.Crotalaria spectabilis - erect subshrub having purple-tinted flowers and an inflated pod in which the ripe seeds rattle; India
genus Crotalaria - large genus of herbs with simple leaves and racemes of yellow flowers; mainly of tropical Africa
crotalaria, rattlebox - any of various plants of the genus Crotalaria having inflated pods within which the seeds rattle; used for pasture and green-manure crops
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Studying green manure in organic production of lettuce, using velvet bean (Mucuna pruriens (L.) DC), jack bean (Canavalia ensiformis (L.) DC.), crotalaria (Crotalaria spectabilis Roth), dwarf pigeon pea (Cajanus cajan cv.
Eficacia de herbicidas aplicados em plantas adultas de Crotalaria spectabilis e Crotalaria ochroleuca.
(Fabales: Fabaceae), partridge pea, Chamaecrista fasciculata (Michx.) Greene (Fabales: Fabaceae), rattlepods, Crotalaria spectabilis L.
Natural incidence of egg parasitoids of Edessa meditabunda (F.) (Hemiptera: Pentatomidae) on Crotalaria spectabilis in Campo Novo do Parecis, MT, Brazil.
Daimon, "Role of belowground parts of green manure legumes, Crotalaria spectabilis and Sesbania rostrata, in N uptake by the succeeding tender-green mustard plant," Plant Production Science, vol.
Estudos hematologico e hormonal de frangos de corte tratados com contaminantes do milho: Crotalaria spectabilis e Senna occidentalis.
Este trabalho objetivou estudar a influencia da adubacao verde de Cajanus cajan (Linnaeus) Millsp (1900), Crotalaria spectabilis Roth (1821) e Brachiaria decumbens Stapf (1918) nas contagens e na atividade microbiana do solo de pomar de laranja da cultivar Valencia.
Crotalaria spectabilis, Cosmos bipinnatus, and Solidago canadensis are all flora inhabiting the vicinity of Sumter, South Carolina.
MCT is a pyrrolizidine alkaloid found in leaves and seeds of the plant Crotalaria spectabilis. In rats, administration of MCT causes pulmonary vascular injury and inflammation, pulmonary hypertension, and right ventricular hypertrophy (Meyrick et al.