cowpea plant

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Synonyms for cowpea plant

sprawling Old World annual cultivated especially in southern United States for food and forage and green manure

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respectively in the SCAU Farm and then maintained on cowpea plants in a separate glass greenhouse (25-30 [degrees]C) with natural light and ventilation for more than 10 generations.
For example, it is easy to kill cowpea plants by cutting them off at ground level.
However, there is the need to undertake another study using a technique that will help in finding out whether pollen grains deposited on the stigmas of flowers visited by the insects are actually deposited there by the insects, and if such pollen grains are from flowers of other cowpea plants.
Nymphs successfully reached the adult stage only eating on cowpea plants and the combination of mint + oat.