Dolichos


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Related to Dolichos: Dolichos biflorus, Dolichos lablab

dolichos

(ˈdɒlɪˌkɒs)
n
a genus of tropical vines
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Noun1.dolichos - genus of chiefly tropical vines often placed in genera Dipogon or Lablab or MacrotylomaDolichos - genus of chiefly tropical vines often placed in genera Dipogon or Lablab or Macrotyloma
rosid dicot genus - a genus of dicotyledonous plants
Papilionoideae, subfamily Papilionoideae - alternative name used in some classification systems for the family Papilionaceae
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Food crops targeted include wheat, barley, finger millet, pearl millet, wheat, oats, rye, triticale (a crossbreed of wheat and rye) and amaranth.The regulations also target legumes such as soya beans, pigeon peas, cow peas, chicken peas, broad beans, duster beans, dolichos (njahi), sweet potatoes, cassava and other tubers.
Others are soya beans, pigeon peas, cowpeas, chicken peas, broad beans, duster beans, dolichos beans, sweet potatoes and cassava.
Treatments were: T1- Mineral fertilization; T2-Crotalaria (Crotalaria juncea); T3- Cowpea (Vigna unguiculata); T4- Common bean (Phaseolus vulgaris); T5- Lablab bean (Dolichos lablab); T6Pigeon pea (Cajanus cajan) and T7-Spontanous vegetation (control).
The trends in the types of crops produced clearly show a shift from traditional crops to modern or exotic crops with Zea mays (maize), Phaseolus vulgaris (beans), Solanum lycopersicum (tomatoes) and Brassica oleracea (kales) increasing in area under production over the years while Vigna unguiculata (cowpea), Lablab purpureus (dolichos), Dioscorea (yams), Eleusine coracana (finger millet), Manihot esculenta (cassava), Ipomoea batatas (sweetpotatoes), Maranta arundinacea (arrowroots), Helianthus (sunflower) and Gossypium (cotton) were diminishing over the past two decades.
Also new is Dolichos lablab 'Ruby Moon', another tender climber with purple spires of bean-like flowers followed by glossy, purple black pods.
Also new Dolichos lablab 'Ruby Moon', another tender climber with purple spires of bean-like flowers followed by glossy, purple black pods.
Also new Dolichos lablab 'Ruby Moon', another tender climber with purple of bean-like flowers followed glossy, purple black pods.
Samples that showed discrepant results after retesting were tested by additional manual methods were re-evaluated by using anti-AB, anti-H and anti-A1 (Dolichos biflorus and Ulex europaeus lectin) reagents.
Fluorescein-isothiocyanate (FITC)-labeled Dolichos biflorus agglutinin (DBA), which bonds to the ureteric bud/collecting duct epithelia, and rhodamine-labeled peanut agglutinin (PNA), which bonds to podocytes, were purchased from vector laboratories, USA.