Onobrychis viciaefolia


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Noun1.Onobrychis viciaefolia - Eurasian perennial herb having pale pink flowers and curved podsOnobrychis viciaefolia - Eurasian perennial herb having pale pink flowers and curved pods; naturalized in Britain and North America grasslands on calcareous soils; important forage crop and source of honey in Britain
herb, herbaceous plant - a plant lacking a permanent woody stem; many are flowering garden plants or potherbs; some having medicinal properties; some are pests
genus Onobrychis, Onobrychis - genus of Old World herbs having pinnate leaves and pink or whites racemose flowers followed by flat unjointed pods
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They are rich in Cirsium acaule and Onobrychis viciaefolia, in addition to Phleum pretense, Scabiosa tomentosa, Brachypodium phoenicoides, Carex hallerana, etc.
Mn content ranged from 68 to 166 mg/kg, corresponding to the lowest and highest values of Brachipodyum pinnatum and Onobrychis viciaefolia, respectively.
Chemical composition (g/kg dry matter) of some Appennine browse species Dry Organic Crude Crude Plant species matter matter protein fibre NDF Legumes Lathyrus sativus 214 887 137 35 401 Lotus corniculatus 231 879 122 39 315 Onobrychis viciaefolia 207 876 141 44 412 Trifolium pratense 215 849 210 31 397 Forbs Achillea millefolium 198 867 151 49 367 Potentilla reptans 203 852 94 53 612 Teucrium flavum 235 860 129 51 554 Grasses Brachipodyum pinnatum 209 871 104 36 761 SEM 17.