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A Review Study on Leucaena leucocephala :A Multipurpose Tree


Sunita Verma
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Leucaena leucocephala is a long lived perennial legume tree. It is non-climbing, erect, thornless shrub or small tree, grow in arid and semi arid areas. It is a multipurpose tree, young leaves and seed used as a vegetable. It is used as soil fertility improvement.  Various parts of L. leucocephala have been reported to have medicinal properties. In present paper detailed taxonomic description, photographs, botanical description and its uses are discussed.

Sunita Verma

Leucaena Leucocephala, Mycorrhiza, Seedling Development, Anticancer Activity, Anti-Proliferative Activities

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Publication Details

Published in : Volume 2 | Issue 2 | March-April - 2016
Date of Publication Print ISSN Online ISSN
2016-04-25 2395-1990 2394-4099
Page(s) Manuscript Number   Publisher
103-105 IJSRSET162215   Technoscience Academy

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Sunita Verma, "A Review Study on Leucaena leucocephala :A Multipurpose Tree", International Journal of Scientific Research in Science, Engineering and Technology(IJSRSET), Print ISSN : 2395-1990, Online ISSN : 2394-4099, Volume 2, Issue 2, pp.103-105, March-April-2016.
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