African Journal of
Agricultural Research

  • Abbreviation: Afr. J. Agric. Res.
  • Language: English
  • ISSN: 1991-637X
  • DOI: 10.5897/AJAR
  • Start Year: 2006
  • Published Articles: 6667

Review

Cleome gynandra L. origin, taxonomy and morphology: A review

Oshingi Shilla
  • Oshingi Shilla
  • World Vegetable Center Eastern and Southern Africa (WorldVeg-ESA), Arusha, Tanzania.
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Fekadu Fufa Dinssa
  • Fekadu Fufa Dinssa
  • World Vegetable Center Eastern and Southern Africa (WorldVeg-ESA), Arusha, Tanzania.
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Emmanuel Otunga Omondi
  • Emmanuel Otunga Omondi
  • Woody Plant and Propagation Physiology, Institute of Horticultural Production Systems, Leibniz Universitaet Hannover, Herrenhaeuser Str. 2, D-30419 Hannover, Germany.
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Traud Winkelmann
  • Traud Winkelmann
  • Woody Plant and Propagation Physiology, Institute of Horticultural Production Systems, Leibniz Universitaet Hannover, Herrenhaeuser Str. 2, D-30419 Hannover, Germany.
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Mary Oyiela Abukutsa-Onyango
  • Mary Oyiela Abukutsa-Onyango
  • Department of Horticulture, Faculty of Agriculture, Jomo Kenyatta University of Agriculture and Technology (JKUAT), Nairobi, Kenya.
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  •  Received: 29 March 2019
  •  Accepted: 11 July 2019
  •  Published: 30 September 2019

How to cite this article

APA /
Shilla, O., Dinssa, F. F., Omondi, E. O., Winkelmann, T., & Abukutsa-Onyango, M. O. (2019). Cleome gynandra L. origin, taxonomy and morphology: A review. African Journal of Agricultural Research, 14(32), 1568-1583.
Chicago /
Oshingi Shilla, Fekadu Fufa Dinssa, Emmanuel Otunga Omondi, Traud Winkelmann and Mary Oyiela Abukutsa-Onyango  . "Cleome gynandra L. origin, taxonomy and morphology: A review." African Journal of Agricultural Research 14, no. 32 (2019): 1568-1583.
MLA /
Oshingi Shilla, et al. "Cleome gynandra L. origin, taxonomy and morphology: A review." African Journal of Agricultural Research 14.32 (2019): 1568-1583.