Amaranthus cruentus

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Synonyms for Amaranthus cruentus

tall showy tropical American annual having hairy stems and long spikes of usually red flowers above leaves deeply flushed with purple

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Morphometry analysis and seed germination of Amaranthus cruentus, A.
Four main vegetables were found in any season in the different localities: sorrel (Hibiscus sabdariffa), jute mallow (Corchorus olitorius), amaranth (Amaranthus cruentus) and okra (Abelmoschus callei).
The leaves of Amaranthus hybridus and Amaranthus cruentus were obtained from cultivated farmlands located at Foto, Dschang City of the West Region of Cameroon, from April 2013 to September 2013.
Shekib, "Nutritional study of raw and popped seed proteins of Amaranthus caudatus L and Amaranthus cruentus L," Journal of the Science of Food and Agriculture, vol.
Bodroza-Solarov M, Filiocev B, Kevresan Z, Mandic A, Simurina O (2008) Quality of bread supplemented with popped Amaranthus cruentus grain.
Cultivars Chenopodium quinoa BRS Piabiru and Amaranthus cruentus BRS Alegria were genetically modified for the central-western Brazil climate conditions and to remove saponins, because related are toxic compound in vivo but are efficient insecticides and anti-microbial agents for the plant, while still maintaining their chemical composition (SPEHAR; SANTOS, 2002; SPEHAR et al., 2003) in a study conducted by the Brazilian Agricultural Research Corporation--Cerrados facility, Brasilia, Distrito Federal, Brazil (Embrapa).
O amaranto (Amaranthus cruentus L.), originado nas Americas do Sul e Central, e um pseudocereal, considerado uma cultura ainda pouco conhecida ou divulgada na agricultura brasileira, mas e importante economicamente em outras partes do mundo (Spehar et al., 2003).
Bio-ecology and life history of Gasteroclisus rhomboidalis (Coleoptera: Curculionidae) a pest of Amaranthus cruentus (L.) Sauer.
Terviani et al (2004) in their experiments on three varieties of Amaranth (Amaranthus cruentus L., A.
Comparison of the chemical composition and nutritional value of Amaranthus cruentus flour and its protein concentrate.
Amaranth (Amaranthus cruentus) is a pseudocereal that has excellent nutritional properties.