Calopogonium is a genus of flowering plants in the legume family, Fabaceae. It belongs to the subfamily Faboideae. Calopogunium mucunoides is a vine that. Kingdom: Plantae. Phylum/Division: Magnoliophyta. Class: Eudicots. Order: Fabales. Family: Fabaceae. Genus: Calopogonium. Species: C. mucunoides. Status. Scientific Name. Calopogonium mucunoides Desv. Synonyms. Calopogonium brachycarpum (Benth.) Benth. ex Hemsl. Calopogonium orthocarpum Urb.

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The Flora of Guam. The major contribution of the Calopo was to increase the crude protein content of the animal diet and, consequently increasing animal production, both during the dry period and the wet period. Legume forages Forage plants. Calkpogonium need the entire report?

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Vines and climbing plants of Puerto Rico and the Virgin Islands. It can fix Nitrogen. International Rice Research Institute, Proc.


In these areas, populations are extending rapidly and it has been observed to form dense mats that smother native vegetarian. Calopo Calopogonium mucunoidesaerial part, fresh. New India Publishing Pizarro, E. Good results have been obtained from oversowing calopogohium into existing stands of pangola grass Digitaria eriantha Steud. It belongs to the subfamily Faboideae. Small plants calopogpnium well as small infestations should be removed manually making sure that all roots and stems are removed.

This species has a symbiotic relationship with certain soil bacteria, these bacteria form nodules on the roots and fix atmospheric nitrogen. Datasheet Calopogonium mucunoides calopo.

Sheldon Navie habit Photo: Our new book to be released soon is Edible Shrubs. Risk of Introduction Top of page The risk of introduction of C. Calopogonoum approach to forage seed production and supplementation of dairy cows in the semiarid region of Cameroon.

Densely hairy stems, foliage, and flowers. It is most common in the Darwin region and in surrounding bush land and has also become a weed in Kakadu National Park.

Calopogonium mucunoides

Queensland Department of Primary Industries and Fisheries, The flowers are pollinated by Insects. Generally regarded as being of low-moderate palatabilitybut considerably more palatable than C.

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This QR Code is unique to this page. Novel grasses and legumes germplasm: The inflorescence is a slender hairy raceme that may be up to 20 cm long and bears 2 to 12 blue or purple small calopogonimu.

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It was introduced in Indonesia and Malaysia as a cover crop and became naturalized. Requires a sunny position – growth declines markedly if the plant is shaded[ ]. Plantas Invasoras en Cuba. Some of this nitrogen is utilized by the growing plant but some can also be used by other plants muchnoides nearby[ ].

Right plant wrong place. Stems slender, cylindrical, hirsute. Cover crop and soil fertilizer Calopo is an N-fixing legume that has calopogoium specific requirement for rhizobium and nodulates readily.