medicago sativa


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alfalfa

Wow. Where do I start. Alfalfa is a purplish-flowered clover with roots that go very deep -over 100 feetreaches nutrients that other plants can't reach. It's called the land version of sea kelp because of high mineral content for strong bones, hormones and immune system. It alkalizes blood. It's a complete B complex, C, D, E, K, octacosanol, calcium, chromium, iron, manganese, magnesium, selenium, silicon, sodium, sulfur, trace minerals, zinc, coumarins, 8 digestive enzymes, all 18 essential amino acids (making it a major source of protein), fatty acids, and saponins. Alfalfa is the richest source of phytoestrogens. It stimulates and nourishes the pituitary gland, protects from radiation poisoning, neutralizes acids & poisons in the body, treats arthritis, cancer, ulcers, strengthens all tissues, bones, rebuilds teeth, stimulates digestion and bowel action, rheumatoid arthritis, balances blood sugar, diabetes, preventing absorption of cholesterol, energy, indigestion, dyspepsia, anemia, loss of appetite, poor assimilation and cleanses the colon. Whew. Dry it, grind into powder, make tea, juice or put into smoothies. Helps weight gain, stops bleeding. Anti-fungal. High source of chlorophyll. Rejuvenates the whole system. Don’t eat too much at once or take if you have lupus.
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Provided sufficient water consumption, accumulation of mineral elements in Medicago sativa and Lotus corniculatus plants does not limit the DM consumption.
Paffetti D, Scotti C, Gnocchi S, Fancelli S, Bazzicalupo M (1996) Genetic diversity of an Italian Rhizobium meliloti population from Medicago sativa varieties.
Reduction and accumulation of gold (III) by Medicago sativa alfalfa biomass: X-ray Absorption Spectroscopy, pH and temperature dependence.
Interference studies for multimetal binding by Medicago sativa (Alfalfa).
Phytofiltration of hazardous cadmium, chromium, lead and zinc ions by biomass of Medicago sativa (Alfalfa).
Potential of Medicago sativa for uptake of cadmium from contaminated environment.
The Medicago sativa complex (alfalfa) is presented in a previous section as an example of the cotton model (q.
Alfalfa, lucerne, Medicago sativa (Leguminosae-Papilionoideae).
This was also the case for Medicago sativa, Cucurbita pepo, Borago officinalis and Nigella sativa but the highest percentage of germination occurred at 25, 37.
Medicago Sativa is a Leguminous plants and rich of protein, calcium and kinds of vitamins.
Concerning the degree of harmful materials influence in plants; respectively, Medicago sativa, lotus conrniculatus, Trifolium arundinaceae, Trifolium pratense, phalaris arundinaceae, phleum pratense and Dactylis glomerata were observed.