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Les légumineuses arborescentes dans les systèmes de production des zones sèches de Côte d'Ivoire (Arborescent leguminous plants in the production systems of dry zones in Côte d’Ivoire)

Literature: Journal Articles Ressources en Français - French

N’Guessan, K.A. et al. 2016. Les légumineuses arborescentes dans les systèmes de production des zones sèches de Côte d'Ivoire. International Journal of Innovation and Applied Studies, vol. 18 no. 1, pp.36-49.

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  • Centre National de Recherche Agronomique, Programme Forêt et Environnement ; 10 BP 1665 Abidjan 10, Côte d’Ivoire
  • Laboratoire de Botanique, UFR Biosciences, Université Félix Houphouët-Boigny, 22 BP 582 Abidjan 22, Côte d’Ivoire
  • Laboratoire de Botanique, UFR Agroforesterie, Université Jean Lorougnon Guédé, BP 150 Daloa, Côte d’Ivoire
  • Centre de Gestion d’Anguédédou, Société de Développement des Forêts, 01 BP 3770 Abidjan 01, Cote d’Ivoire 


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Species Info

  • Acacia deamii
  • Acacia farnesiana
  • Acacia pennatula
  • Albizia caribaea
  • Albizia guachepele
  • Ateleia herbert smithii
  • Caesalpinia coriaria
  • Caesalpinia eriostachys
  • Caesalpinia velutina
  • Enterolobium cyclocarpum
  • Gliricidia sepium
  • Haematoxylon brasiletto
  • Leucaena diversifolia
  • Leucaena leucocephala
  • Leucaena shannonii
  • Myrospermum frutescens
  • Pithecellobium dulce
  • Senna atomaria 


This article is written in French

  • The authors saught to identify woody legumes adapted to dry conditions of Côte d’Ivoire and to determine their success in reforestation.
  • The authors describe 18 species of woody plants that were successful seven years after planting
  • The authors also note several species that responded well to coppicing under tropical dry conditions

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