Cleome


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Cleome

 

a genus of plants of the family Capparidaceae (sometimes separated as the family Cleomaceae). They are subshrubs or annual and perennial herbs. They are generally glandularpubescent. The leaves are alternate, simple, or ternate. The flowers are in racemes; the perianth is four-membered. There are between four and six stamens. The fruit is pod-shaped. There are approximately 150 species, distributed primarily in the tropics and subtropics. In the USSR there are approximately ten species, found in Middle Asia, the Caucasus, and southern European USSR. They grow on arid slopes and in coarse gravels. The most widespread species is Cleome ornithopodioides, whose seeds can be used as a substitute for mustard.

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Current status on production and utilization of spider plant (Cleome gynandra L.) an underutilized leafy vegetable in Kenya.
[3] Department of Agriculture Forestry and Fisheries (DAFF), Cleome, Resource Centre, Pretoria, South Africa.
Effects of maturity stage, Desiccation and storage period on seed quality of cleome (Cleome gynadra L.).
Kandaswamy, "Anti-inflammatory and lysosomal stability actions of Cleome gynandra L.
Vessels are in groups ranging from a mean of 1.4 vessels per group in Cleome artomala Kunth to 4.0 in Peritoma arborea (Fig.
aurota on the subcontinent (where the species is generally referred to as the "Pioneer") are all Capparaceae; the genera Cadaba, Capparais and Maerua are specifically named and no other families or genera (including Cleome, the principal UAE representative of Capparaceae) are mentioned (G.R.
Poaceae Herb 35 Chrozophora rottleri Euphorbiaceae Herb (Geis) Spring 36 Cleome burmanni Capparidaceae Herb 37 Cleome gynandra L.
In addition, several other Kenyan local shrubs, including Cleome hirta and Gynandropsis gynandra, have demonstrated potential as tick-repellent pasture plants [25-27].
'Senorita Blanca' cleome is the most-asked-about new plant in Sunset's test garden.
(capim carrapicho), Chamaesyce prostrata (Aiton) Small (quebra pedra rasteira), Cleome affinis DC.
Overall, the species with the highest density in the crystalline area were Callisia repens, Microtea paniculata, Mollugo verticilata, Panicum trichoides, Phyllanthus niruri, Alternanthera tenela, Richardia grandiflora, Herissantia tiubae and Cleome diffusa, accounting for 74.6% of the total density (Table 1).