Leaves and young shoots of Digera muricata are locally used as a vegetable, e.g. in Africa (Ethiopia, Kenya) and in India. In Kenya they are particularly popular . Digera muricata (L.) Mart. is an accepted name. This name is the accepted name of a species in the genus Digera (family Amaranthaceae). The record derives. This name is a synonym of Digera muricata (L.) Mart.. The record derives from WCSP (in review) (data supplied on ) which reports it as a synonym.
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Arvendis 2, part 1. Digera muricata Digera muricata L. The whole plant is also commonly grazed as a forage, particularly by sheep and goats.
Plants in human health and nutrition policy. Share this image — Hide sharing options. Flore du Congo belge et du Ruanda-Urundi. There are 1 news article citations related to Digera arveniss L. Citation in scholarly articles.
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There are 1 study abstracts related to Digera muricata L. Lindsey Paretti – Blood Island. Digera muricata Supplements to the staple food add BoxAH Wageningen, Netherlands.
An overview of the cultivated species. World Review of Nutrition and Dietetics It may NOT be used within Apps. Email this to a friend Print Share on facebook Tweet this. It also occurs as a weed in fields, sometimes being troublesome. It may NOT be used within Apps. Inflorescence a long-pedunculate up to 14 cm longaxillary, spike-like bracteate raceme up to 30 cm long, each bract subtending a subsessile partial inflorescence with a central fertile flower and 2 sterile lateral flowers.
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Which species are on the road to recovery? In Kenya they are particularly popular as a cooked vegetable amongst coastal tribes.
Which species are on the road to recovery? Showing 0 of 0 comments. This species is featured in: Annual herb up to 70 cm tall; stem simple or branched, subglabrous, ridged.
Digera muricata – Wikispecies
Digera muricata is usually collected from the wild although in parts of Ethiopia Konso region and India it is also cultivated as a leaf vegetable and sold on local markets. Click on “show more” to view them. Information on Digera muricata is being researched and written and will appear here shortly.