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Report for Melilotus albus Medik.

updated: Jul 4th 2022, 5:25 am see all updates
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Family Fabaceae
Genus Melilotus
Species albus
Author Medik.
Infraspecific
Infraspecfic Author
Pictures
Plant type
Life form
  • Annual
Ecotypes YesSmith, G. R.; Evers, G. W.; Ocumpaugh, W. R.; Forbes, T. D. A.; Ong, K.; Malone, J. Foster (2017) Registration of 'Silver River' Sweetclover
Previously was: unknown
Max. salinity
300 mMAbbasi, MR; Hosseini, S; Pourakbar, L (2018) Differential Response to Salt Stress Within and Among Iranian Melilotus SpeciesRogers, M. E., T. D. Colmer, K. Frost, D. Henry, D. Cornwall, E. Hulm, J. Deretic, S. R. Hughes and A. D. Craig (2008) Diversity in the genus Melilotus for tolerance to salinity and waterlogging
Germination YesZAWADZKA M (1976) SALT TOLERANCE OF GRASSES AND LEGUMINOUS PLANTS
Salt glands and bladders unknown
Photosynthesis Pathway unknown
Molecular data
  • TranscriptomicsFu, SH; Chang, PL; Friesen, ML; Teakle, NL; Tarone, AM; Sze, SH (2019) Identifying similar transcripts in a related organism from de Bruijn graphs of RNA-Seq data, with applications to the study of salt and waterlogging tolerance in Melilotus
Microbial interactions and mycorrhizal status YesBromfield, ESP; Tambong, JT; Cloutier, S; Prevost, D; Laguerre, G; van Berkum, P; Thi, TVT; Assabgui, R; Barran, LR (2010) Ensifer, Phyllobacterium and Rhizobium species occupy nodules of Medicago sativa (alfalfa) and Melilotus alba (sweet clover) grown at a Canadian site without a history of cultivationDatta, C; Basu, PS (1999) Production of extracellular polysaccharides by a Rhizobium species from the root nodules of Melilotus alba
Bioremediation YesTobe, Kazuo; Gao, Yong (2007) Seed germination and seedling emergence of herbs in sand
Previously was: unknown
antioxidants
Secondary Metabolites
  • CoumarinSowa-Borowiec, Patrycja; Jarecki, Waclaw; Dzugan, Malgorzata (2022) The Effect of Sowing Density and Different Harvesting Stages on Yield and Some Forage Quality Characters of the White Sweet Clover (Melilotus albus)Zhang, Jiyu; Di, Hongyan; Luo, Kai; Jahufer, Zulfi; Wu, Fan; Duan, Zhen; Stewart, Alan; Yan, Zhuanzhuan; Wang, Yanrong (2018) Coumarin Content, Morphological Variation, and Molecular Phylogenetics of Melilotus
Previously was: empty
Compatible Solutes
Habitat
Economic use
  • 3000.0 FORAGEEvans, PM; Kearney, GA (2003) Melilotus albus (Medik.) is productive and regenerates well on saline soils of neutral to alkaline reaction in the high rainfall zone of south-western VictoriaLuo, Kai; Jahufer, M. Z. Z.; Zhao, Hong; Zhang, Rui; Wu, Fan; Yan, Zhuanzhuan; Zhang, Jiyu; Wang, Yanrong (2018) Genetic Improvement of Key Agronomic Traits in Melilotus albusNichols, PGH; Craig, AD; Rogers, ME; Albertsen, TO; Miller, SM; McClements, DR; Hughes, SJ; D'Antuono, MF; Dear, BS (2008) Production and persistence of annual pasture legumes at five saline sites in southern Australia
  • 5000.0 FIBERSRigal, M; Rigal, L; Vilarem, G; Vandenbossche, V (2016) Sweet Clovers, a Source of Fibers Adapted for Growth on Wet and Saline Soils
  • 8300.0 Bioenergy/BiofuelKintl, Antonin; Hunady, Igor; Holatko, Jiri; Vitez, Tomas; Hammerschmiedt, Tereza; Brtnicky, Martin; Ondriskova, Vladena; Elbl, Jakub (2022) Using the Mixed Culture of Fodder Mallow (Malva verticillata L.) and White Sweet Clover (Melilotus albus Medik.) for Methane Production
Previously was:
  • 3000.0 FORAGENichols, PGH; Craig, AD; Rogers, ME; Albertsen, TO; Miller, SM; McClements, DR; Hughes, SJ; D'Antuono, MF; Dear, BS (2008) Production and persistence of annual pasture legumes at five saline sites in southern Australia
  • 5000.0 FIBERSRigal, M; Rigal, L; Vilarem, G; Vandenbossche, V (2016) Sweet Clovers, a Source of Fibers Adapted for Growth on Wet and Saline Soils
  • Distribution
    Distribution map provided by GBIF | Global Biodiversity Information Facility
    Distribution (text)
    Miscellaneous notes A number of papers have this species described as Melilotus alba - not albus
    References

    Last Records approved
    Submitted by T J Flowers
    Aug 8th 2022, 6:37 am

    Approved by T J Flowers
    Aug 8th 2022, 6:38 am
    Submitted by T J Flowers
    Aug 7th 2022, 2:48 pm

    Approved by T J Flowers
    Aug 7th 2022, 2:48 pm
    Submitted by T J Flowers
    Aug 7th 2022, 2:46 pm

    Approved by T J Flowers
    Aug 7th 2022, 2:47 pm
    Submitted by T J Flowers
    Aug 7th 2022, 6:09 am

    Approved by T J Flowers
    Aug 7th 2022, 6:09 am
    Submitted by T J Flowers
    Aug 7th 2022, 6:02 am

    Approved by T J Flowers
    Aug 7th 2022, 6:05 am
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