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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Ecological Role As a legume, the plant helps to improve soil fertility with its nitrogen-fixing bacteria found in the root nodules.

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You will receive a range of benefits including: In Australia this species is considered a serious weed in sugarcane and groundnut plantations Cooks et al. Plants are not tolerant of frost[ ].

Adapted to the hot, wet tropics with annual rainfall exceeding 1, mm where individual plants will persist for years. The hairy leaflets are cm long x cm broad, ovate to elliptical. These accessions were selected for further evaluation based aclopogonium yield, high seed production, good vegetative growth and high tolerance to pests and diseases.

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Calopo can be grazed or cut and fed fresh. It is recommended to graze it rotationally with rest periods of 8 to 12 weeks Chin Chen Peng et al. Means of Movement and Dispersal Top of page C. Always seek advice from a professional before using a plant medicinally.

Calopogonium mucunoides

Slightly woody vine, twining or creeping, much branched, attaining m in length. There are no breeding programs for calopo. Plantas Invasoras en Cuba.

Environmental weeds and exotic plants on Christmas Island, Indian Ocean. Prevention and Control Top of page Small plants as well as small infestations should be removed manually making sure that all roots and stems are removed.

November Learn how and when to remove this template message. Report to calopognoium Republic of Palau: This is the only palatability problem reported Cook et al. One commercial cultivar, derived from plantation agriculture, has been developed in Brazil Cook et al. Contributions from the United States National Herbarium, mucunoidds Small plants as well as small infestations should be removed manually making sure that all roots and stems are removed.

All plant pages have their own unique code. Contributions from the United States National Herbarium, pp. Right plant wrong place. Generate a print friendly version containing only the sections you need. Click on images to enlarge.


Compositional data of feeds and concentrates. Susceptible to the root-knot nematode, Meloidogyne javanica.

No toxicity has been reported Copy and print the QR code to a plant label, poster, book, website, magazines, newspaper etc and even t-shirts. It is an important cover crop for plantation crops, especially rubber and oil palm, where it is often grown mucunoidss a mixture with centro Centrosema pubescens and tropical kudzu Pueraria phaseoloides [ ]. Recovers slowly from defoliation.

Glycine javanica “sensu Backer, non L. When broadcast, seed should be spread on the soil surface and then rolled to improve establishment. It can grow on a wide range of soils, but it does better on acidic clay soils pH 4.

These restrictions may prevent the use of one or more of the methods referred to, depending on individual circumstances.