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Competition of sicklepod (Cassia obtusifolia) and redroot pigweed (Amaranthus retroflexus) with cotton (Gossypium hirsutum).
Assarehzadegan et al., "Identification of a new allergen from amaranthus retroflexus pollen, ama r 2," Allergology International, vol.
Species Family Amaranthus retroflexus Amaranthaceae Amaranthus viridis Amaranthaceae Rhus typhina L.
Hurle, "Sulfometuron-resistant Amaranthus retroflexus: cross-resistance and molecular basis for resistance to acetolactate synthase-inhibiting herbicides," Weed Research, vol.
REDROOT PIGWEED) (Amaranthus retroflexus): Annual--Till beds to encourage seeds to germinate, and then hoe seedlings under and mulch deeply.
The primary bioassay shows that the title compound exhibits an excellent inhibiting activity towards Echinochloa crusgalli (L.) Beauv., Digitaria adscendens, Brassica napus, Amaranthus retroflexus. Under the postmergence, its inhibition rates to Echinochloa crusgalli (L.) Beauv., Digitaria adscendens, Brassica napus, Amaranthus retroflexus reach 93.7%, 100%, 28.8% and 100% respectively at a concentration of 1500 g/ha.
Soluble oxalate content (% DM) in some plant species Common name Scientific name Soluble oxalate Halogeton Halogeton glomeratus 12.8 17.0-30.0 Setaria Setaria sphacelata 1.2-6.3 5.4-6.9 Kikuyugrass Pennisetum 0.4-2.4 clandestinum 1.8-2.2 Kochia Kochia scoparia 6.0-9.0 Buffelgrass Cenchrus ciliaris 1.2-2.2 3.5-4.3 Napiergrass Pennisetum purpureum 2.6 3.0 3.3-3.6 1.8-3.8 Pearl millet Pennisetum typhoides 1.3-3.0 Guineagrass Panicum maximum 1.1-2.3 Bassia Bassia hyssopifolia 6.1 Pigweed Amaranthus retroflexus 4.5-9.4 Curly dock Rumex crispus 6.6-11.1 Common name Scientific name References Halogeton Halogeton glomeratus James et al.
Bold numbers indicate the species emerging from seed banks that were most highly correlated [r > -0.31 or <0.31, ([r.sup.2] [greater than or equal to] 0.10)] with at least one axis Axis 1 2 Species r tau r tau Amaranthus retroflexus -0.06 0.08 0.19 0.15 Androsace septentrionalis 0.29 0.18 -0.22 -0.10 Artemisia frigida 0.46# 0.46# 0.03 0.08 Artemisia ludoviciana 0.13 0.12 -0.11 -0.01 Carex sp.
In the current study, the investigators analyzed bronchial epithelial cells after exposure to hydrated short ragweed (Ambrosia artemisiifolia) and redroot pigweed (Amaranthus retroflexus) pollen grains.
Redroot Pigweed (Amaranthus retroflexus) Young leaves and stems are edible as a cooked green.
[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.).
Amaranth (Amaranthus retroflexus): Young leaves, old leaves, even non-woody stalks are delicious as a cooked green; chop and boil for 30 to 40 minutes.
"One species, a pigweed called Amaranthus retroflexus, was up to 40 times more effective than others tested in removing radiocesium from soil.