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    Introduction Acacia senegal (L.) Willd. Leguminous tree, subfamily Mimosaceae is an important multipurpose tree of desert and commonly found in arid of Rajasthan, Gujarat and undisturbed area of Punjab and Haryana. Locally it is known as kumata / khair / kheri. In Gujarat it is known as kagar; goraduja baval. In Hindi it is also known as khor, humath. In other countries, it is known as geelhoak (Africans); alloba (Arabic); gum arbic, Sudan gum Arabic, gum acacia, three-throned acacia (English); acacia du senegal

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    Introduction Acacia Cornigera has been known as the bullhorn acacia. As its name suggests, the species Acacia Cornigera has horn-like thorns, which provide hostage for their mutualistic partners, known as the Acacia ants- Pseudomyrmex ferruginea. Other than that, what is special about Cornigera, is that it consists of yellowish nodules at the tips of their subdivided leaves. The yellowish nodules are Beltian bodies. They are rich in fats and proteins, providing the ants with food. In addition, they

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    within the Leguminosae family is the Astragalus with over 2,000 species. The genus is native to the temperate regions of the Northern Hemisphere. Herbs and small shrubs are the main components of the Astragalus genus. Acacia is the second largest genus within the Leguminosae family, the Acacia family main... ... middle of paper ... ...flowers-and-weeds.com/Plant_Families/Fabaceae.htm Klitgård, B.B. & Lewis, G.P. (2010). Neotropical Leguminosae (Mimosoideae). In: Milliken, W., Klitgård, B. & Baracat

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    Jacaranda In Los Angeles and throughout Southern California, blooming jacaranda trees announce the coming of spring. This visually stunning tree can grow up to 100 feet tall, but most top out between 25 and 50 feet. Early growth is fast, but mature trees grow more slowly. Although some jacarandas exhibit an upright pattern, usually the branches are long and spreading, creating a wide and open crown. The bark is silvery gray to almost black and the lacy, fern-like foliage is bright green and

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    A Quick Tale

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    One hot spring day, a wild cheetah named Uri sat on the Africa savannah underneath an Acacia tree. The hot sun bore down unto the tiny spotted cat, making him very uncomfortable and hot. Trying to cool off, Uri panted and panted. He rolled around and played with and old beetle that was slowly hobbling along, but couldn’t cool off. “I wonder what I could do to so that I wouldn’t be so hot.” He wondered aloud. If I could fly, then maybe I’d be able to escape the heat and cool off in the chilly winds

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    Acacia Arabica: This is a tree’s bark of family laguminosae. It is called as babul in Hindi and kikar in Punjabi (Prasad and Reshmi, 2007).Traditionally it is used for prolapsed,bleeding disorders,leucoorhoea etc.Some studies of this plant exhibited that it has antifungal,antihypertensive,antioxidant and antiplasmodic activities( Farzana et al ., 2014). Phytochemical analysis: The fruits and leaves have 32% tannins and flowers have stearic acid,kaempferol-3-glucoside,leucocyanidin and isoquercetin(Chopra

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    1.1 The functions of acacia magnium Acacia mangium is a plant was chosen because it is able to grow, was easly planted and was a fast growing species. The functions of this species is through the forest, by planting around the plant is known as the perimeter planting or area blank to simplify the local temperature. In addition to be used as fuel, acacia can be used for making furniture and sawn timber in the future. This species is also known as the nitrogen-fixing species and enrich the nutrient

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    Grasslands Restoration

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    model and the shrub clearing-grazing model will be highlighted with examples from the literature. These models will then be used to devise a new restoration strategy for the restoration of grasslands that have been invaded by shrubs, especially the Acacia Karoo. The restoration strategy used within this study focused on the relationship between fire and grazing. The study proposes the application of fire-grazing model as a way to increase the heterogeneity within the landscape and to restore the system

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    Deserts of the World

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    Deserts of the World I have been presented with the task of researching deserts, hot & cold, where they are, what type they are and so on. I have therefore created the following graphs containing the information needed. Cold Deserts of the World The main form of precipitation in a cold desert is snow -- but only ten inches or less per year. Cold Deserts of the World Name Location Size Physical Features Some Plants & Animals Special Facts Atacama Coasts of Peruand

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    ...global context, Canada is one of the most unique countries on the globe. Works Cited Attallah, Paul and Leslie Regan Shade. Mediascapes: New Patterns in Canadian Communications. Canada:Thomson Nelson, 2002. The Acacia Initiative. www.idrc.ca/acacia/outputs/op-snet.htm. April 1, 2003. The Delicate Acts of "Colour Balancing": Multiculturalism and Canadian Broadcasting Policies and Practices. http://cjc-online.ca/title.php3?page=5&journal_id=4&document=1. April 1, 2003.

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