Ensete ventricosum


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Noun1.Ensete ventricosum - large evergreen arborescent herb having huge paddle-shaped leaves and bearing inedible fruit that resemble bananas but edible young flower shootsEnsete ventricosum - large evergreen arborescent herb having huge paddle-shaped leaves and bearing inedible fruit that resemble bananas but edible young flower shoots; sometimes placed in genus Musa
herb, herbaceous plant - a plant lacking a permanent woody stem; many are flowering garden plants or potherbs; some having medicinal properties; some are pests
Ensete, genus Ensete - Old World tropical herbs: Abyssinian bananas
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Similarly, Nurfeta et al [22] also reported lower DM digestibility in rams reared on enset (Ensete ventricosum) leaf, which is of the same family with banana, based diet which they attributed to higher levels of NDF, ADF and lignin in enset leaf.
Okra Abelmoschus esculentus Tomato * Lycopersicon lycopersicum Oil seeds Castor seed Ricinus communis Sesame Sesamum indicum Soybean * Glycine max Sunflower Helianthus annuus Roots & tubers Cassava * Manihot esculentum Enset Ensete ventricosum Potato * Solanum tuberosum Sweet potato * Ipomoea batatas Taro Colocasia esculenta Yam Dioscorea spp.
Ensete ventricosum 'Maurellii', the Abyssinian banana, has pleasing purple-tinged leaves.
(2004) Efficient micropropagation of Ensete ventricosum applying meristem wounding: a three-step protocol.
In addition to the cereal-based land-use system, agroforestry practices such as Ensete ventricosum (Kocho) were also used commonly by the local people.
Injor (SH) S Moringaceae Moringa stenopetala Sheferwu (SH) S Lam Musaceae Ensete Ventricosum Echecha (SH) T (Wild) Eugenia uniflora L.
[22.] Atlabachew M and BS Chandravanshi Levels of major, minor and trace elements in commercially available enset (Ensete ventricosum (Welw.), Cheesman) food products (Kocho and Bulla) in Ethiopia.
Growth gas exchange chlorophyll a fluorescence biomass accumulation and partitioning in droughted and irrigated plants of two enset (Ensete ventricosum Welw.
Influence of repetitive transplanting and leaf pruning on dry matter and food production of enset (Ensete ventricosum Welw.).
A THE red Abyssinian banana (Ensete ventricosum) will withstand a modicum of frost.