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  1. Fish Bean Tephrosia vogelii

    Fish Bean

    Fish bean is a short-lived perennial, somewhat woody, nitrogen-fixing plant, growing up to 3 m in height. This plant is used for green manure, erosion control, and mulch. It is known to contain rotenoids and can be used as an insecticide and fish poison. Fish bean should NOT be used as fodder for...
  2. Rosy Trumpet Tree Tabebuia guayacan

  3. Pink trumpet-tree Tabebuia rosea

  4. White Hoarypea Tephrosia candida

    White Hoarypea, White Tephrosia

    This 2-3 m (7-10 ft) high member of the pea family, White Hoarypea, was first grown in the tropical foothills of the Himalayan mountains of India. Since then it has been introduced into Southeast Asia, the West Indies, South America and some African countries. It is a nitrogen-fixing, perennial...
  5. Mexican Sunflower Tithonia rotundifolia

    Ashrub with large green leaves and dark orange flowers. Plant height isshorter thanT. diversifolia. It is often introduced for its attractive flowers and itgrows 1m tall. It grows on most soils and is moderately resistant to drought.Provide well-drained soil in full sun. Stake if necessary and...
  6. Mexican Sunflower Tithonia diversifolia

    Tree Marigold

    Mexican Sunflower is a woody, perennial, plant with showy yellow flowers growing to 3 m in height. It can be used as an ornamental, hedge, compost ingredient, fodder, green manure, and soil erosion control. Mexican sunflower is known to be efficient in extracting phosphorus from the soil. Green...

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