Abutilon theophrasti

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Synonyms for Abutilon theophrasti

tall annual herb or subshrub of tropical Asia having velvety leaves and yellow flowers and yielding a strong fiber

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Lindquist, "Effect of nitrogen addition on the comparative productivity of corn and velvetleaf (Abutilon theophrasti)" Weed Science, vol.
Germination patterns in naturally chilled and nonchilled seeds of fierce thornapple (Datura ferox) and velvetleaf (Abutilon theophrasti).
Chemical inhibibition of crop germination by weed seed and the nature of the inhibition by Abutilon theophrasti. Weed Research, v.4, p.44-53, 1964.
One species, Abutilon theophrasti (velvetleaf), is an introduced annual species that primarily occurs in open disturbed grassland habitats or at the edge of the woodland phase; while the other, Malvaviscus arboreus var.
Kuntze Especies aloctonas naturalizadas invasoras (Categoria B): 55 taxones 21 Abutilon theophrasti Medicus B2 Epe T 22 Acacia dealbata Link B1 Hemi MF pf 23 Acacia melanoxylon R.
We studied naturally-occurring heliothine populations over a 3-year period in 2 different geographic locations in plots of garbanzo bean (Cicer arietinum L.), upland cotton (Gossipium hirsutum L.), and velvetleaf (Abutilon theophrasti Medikus) finding that garbanzo bean produced significantly higher numbers of tobacco budworm and bollworm larvae and adults as compared to the other 2 plant species.
(2001) reportaron en Abutilon theophrasti niveles de germinacion mas altos en los grupos de tamanos de semilla grande (7,0-7,9mg y 8,0-8,9mg), probablemente debido a la mayor concentracion de nutrientes en las semillas, y niveles de germinacion mas bajos en los grupos de semillas mas pequenas (<6,0mg).
[C.sub.3] broadleaves were composed almost entirely (>95%) of three species; lambsquarters (Chenopodium album L.), velvetleaf (Abutilon theophrasti Medik.) and Virginia copperleaf (Acalypha virginica L.); [C.sub.4] broadleaves were exclusively redroot pigweed (Amaranthus retroflexus L.) and Ca grasses consisted of barnyard grass [Echinochloa crus-galli (L.) R Beauv.], Bermuda grass [Digitaria sanguinalis (L.) Scop.] and foxtail (Setaria spp.).
Greenhouse growth studies were conducted to determine if pHBA levels near the growth-inhibition threshold altered mineral content of velvetleaf (Abutilon theophrasti Medic.) tissue, and if the level of available boron (B) modified pHBA effects.
As a more concrete example of its usefulness, we calculated S for data from Shumway and Koide (1995) on the effect of mycorrhizae and plant density on the number of capsules produced by Abutilon theophrasti individuals.
The most prevalent weeds on ARP land were foxtails (Setaria spp.; 40% of plantings), velvetleaf (Abutilon theophrasti; 38% of plantings) and common cocklebur (Xanthium strumarium; 17% of plantings).