Leucaena leucocephala


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Noun1.Leucaena leucocephala - low scrubby tree of tropical and subtropical North America having white flowers tinged with yellow resembling mimosa and long flattened podsLeucaena leucocephala - low scrubby tree of tropical and subtropical North America having white flowers tinged with yellow resembling mimosa and long flattened pods
genus Leucaena, Leucaena - small genus of tropical evergreen trees or shrubs having pods like those of the acacia
tree - a tall perennial woody plant having a main trunk and branches forming a distinct elevated crown; includes both gymnosperms and angiosperms
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Ramirez M, Hallely S, Regino M, Brigida C, Garcia D (2012) Respuesta a tratamientos pregerminativos y caracterizacion morfologica de plantulas de Leucaena leucocephala, Pithecellobium dulce y Ziziphus mauritiana.
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.
Contribution of condensed tannins and mimosine to the methane mitigation caused by feeding Leucaena leucocephala. Arch Anim Nutr 2013;67:169-84.
Radrizzani A, Shelton HM, Dalzell SA, Kirchhof G (2011) Soil organic carbon and total nitrogen under Leucaena leucocephala pastures in Queensland.
A salinidade do solo e seus reflexos no crescimento, nodulacao e teores de N, K e Na em leucena (Leucaena leucocephala (Lam.) De Vit.).
Comparative studies on the yield and chemical composition of Panicum maximum and Andropogon gayanus as influenced by Tephrosia can did and Leucaena leucocephala. Livest.
In some forest species including Leucaena leucocephala Lam., the occurrence of seed-associated microorganisms from such genera as Aspergillus, Penicillium, Nigrospora, Colletotrichum and Fusarium does not interfere with germination (Mendes et al., 2011).
Effects of Leucaena leucocephala (Lamk.) Shoot Tips Plus Young Leaf Extract Containing Mimosine on Reproductive System of Male Rats