Leucaena


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Noun1.Leucaena - small genus of tropical evergreen trees or shrubs having pods like those of the acacia
rosid dicot genus - a genus of dicotyledonous plants
Mimosoideae, subfamily Mimosoideae - alternative name used in some classification systems for the family Mimosaceae
lead tree, Leucaena glauca, Leucaena leucocephala, white popinac - low scrubby tree of tropical and subtropical North America having white flowers tinged with yellow resembling mimosa and long flattened pods
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Ademas, se ha comprobado que el follaje de diversos arboles y arbustos forrajeros del tropico, tales como la Leucaena leucocephala y Albizia lebbeck disminuye las emisiones de C[H.sub.4] en rumiantes (Delgado et al., 2012).
The addition of leucaena (Leucaena leucocephala) may be a good option for ensiling with sorghum due to its nutritional qualities, tolerance to water stress and its high productivity (Silva et al., 2015), and there is little known about this type of silage.
Plant species include Plumeria rubra (Apocynaceae); Bursera simaruba (Burseraceae); Nopalea guatemalensis, Opuntia decumbens, Pilocereus leucocephalus, Stenocereus pruinosus, Stenocereus eichlami (Cactaceae); Acacia picachensis, Leucaena collinsii, Lysiloma divaricatum, Mimosa platycarpa (Mimosaceae); Swietenia humilis (Meliaceae); Ximenia americana (Olacaceae); Bonellia macrocarpa (Theophrastaceae); and Karwinskia calderonii (Rhamnaceae).
leucocephala, registering an increase of 30%, when 60% leucaena was incorporated in the ration compared to a control treatment.
The objective of this study was to determine the effect of (i) pasture type, (ii) leucaena stand age (0-40 years) and (iii) profile depth (0-1.0 m) on the amount (t [ha.sup.-1]) and origin ([C.sub.3]- or [C.sub.4]-C) of fLF-C using stable [sup.13]C isotopes.
Effects of Leucaena leucocephala (Lamk.) Shoot Tips Plus Young Leaf Extract Containing Mimosine on Reproductive System of Male Rats
I went into farming in 2007 after investing Sh2,000 in buying sesbania and calliandra seeds, says Mary, isolating brachiaria, Boma Rhodes, yellow maize and sesbania as fodder and calliandra, desmodium, leucaena, Kikuyu grass and alfalfa/lucerne as pasture.
Multilure traps (FAO/IAEA 2013; N = 30 total; Better World Manufacturing, Fresno, California, USA) were placed 1 to 1.5 m above ground in shaded locations within non-host trees (Leucaena leucocephala [Lam.
Biostimulating effect of Trichoderma harzianum Rifai on seedling of Leucaena, Cedar and Saman
Com isso, o objetivo da pesquisa foi avaliar as caracteristicas energeticas do carvao vegetal produzido com madeira de aroeira (Myracrodruon urundeuva Allemao) e de leucena (Leucaena leucocephala (Lam.) R.
En el tercer grupo se encontraron las especies Pueraria phaseoloides (Roxb.) Benth, Cenchrus purpureus (Schumach.) Morrone, Leucaena leucocephala (Lam.) de Wit, Mimosa asperata Lin, Paspalum virgatum (L.) y Albizia lebbeck (L.) Benth.