New Crops Info 2014
Supported by the Rural Industries Research and Development Corporation

Species attracting attention:
 keywords U..

The species below (listed by keywords U..) have attracted recent attention in the literature.
The number after each keyword is the number of papers in which the keyword and the species
 have been mentioned together.  Larger numbers will be more reliable.

Listings of species attracting attention by common name, keyword or crop use/product are available here.
The listing of all species on the website is available here.



Species name

Uganda (23)

Vernonia amygdalina

Uganda (16)

Erythrina abyssinica

Uganda (12)

Markhamia lutea

Uganda (10)

Cleome gynandra

Uganda (7)

Basella alba

Uganda (6)

Canarium schweinfurthii

Uganda (6)

Ficus sur

Uganda (6)

Leucas martinicensis

Uganda (6)

Oxalis corniculata

Uganda (6)

Spathodea campanulata

Uganda (5)

Carissa spinarum

Uganda (4)

Chrysophyllum albidum

Uganda (4)

Paullinia pinnata

Uganda (2)

Musa nana

Ulcerative Colitis (16)

Plantago ovata

Ultrafiltration (6)

Atriplex lampa

Ultrastructure (14)

Plumbago zeylanica

Ultrastructure (3)

Isoetes engelmannii

Ulvan (22)

Ulva rigida

Understory (11)

Lonicera maackii

Understory (10)

Microstegium vimineum

Understory (8)

Linnaea borealis

Understory Vegetation (9)

Lycopodium annotinum

Understory Vegetation (8)

Linnaea borealis

Understory Vegetation (6)

Clintonia borealis

Understory Vegetation (5)

Galium triflorum

Understory Vegetation (5)

Orthilia secunda

Understory Vegetation (3)

Mahonia nervosa

Understory Vegetation (3)

Melastoma candidum

Underwater Photosynthesis (10)

Halosarcia pergranulata

United Kingdom (31)

Pteridium aquilinum

United States (9)

Hibiscus moscheutos

United States (7)

Magnolia virginiana

United States (6)

Cornus kousa

Upland Pasture (3)

Festuca nigrescens

Uptake Kinetics (4)

Landoltia punctata

Uranium (7)

Lemna aequinoctialis

Urban Ecology (8)

Celtis sinensis

Urban Ecology (8)

Ficus microcarpa

Urban Ecology (8)

Jacaranda mimosifolia

Urban Ecology (7)

Bauhinia blakeana

Urban Ecology (6)

Pithecellobium dulce

Urban Ecology (5)

Bischofia javanica

Urban Ecology (5)

Livistona chinensis

Urban Ecology (5)

Mallotus paniculatus

Urban Ecology (2)

Crotalaria lachnophora

Urban Forest (7)

Ficus microcarpa

Urban Forest (4)

Bauhinia blakeana

Urban Forest (4)

Celtis sinensis

Urban Forestry (5)

Jacaranda mimosifolia

Urban Trees (5)

Celtis sinensis

Urban Trees (4)

Jacaranda mimosifolia

Urbanisation (4)

Commelina erecta

Urbanization (8)

Oxalis corniculata

Urbanization (2)

Crotalaria lachnophora

Urease (92)

Canavalia ensiformis

Urease (16)

Cajanus cinereus

Ureide (2)

Mimosa quadrivalvis

Urine Output (7)

Artemisia thuscula

Ursolic Acid (35)

Eriobotrya japonica

Ursolic Acid (30)

Ligustrum lucidum

Ursolic Acid (13)

Cornus mas

Ursolic Acid (12)

Crataegus pinnatifida

Ursolic Acid (8)

Hyptis capitata

Usnic Acid (5)

Flavocetraria nivalis

Utah (96)

Artemisia tridentata

Utah (37)

Pinus edulis

Utah (21)

Juniperus osteosperma

Utah (21)

Populus fremontii

Utah (17)

Chrysothamnus nauseosus

Utah (14)

Gutierrezia sarothrae

Utah (11)

Coleogyne ramosissima

Utah (10)

Cercocarpus ledifolius

Utah (6)

Cryptantha flava

Uterus (18)

Cimicifuga racemosa

UTM Cartographic Grid (3)

Coronilla minima

UV-Absorbing Compounds (6)

Jungermannia exsertifolia

UV-B (4)

Jungermannia exsertifolia


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Grateful acknowledgment is made to the following: for plant names: Australian Plant Name Index, Australian National Herbarium; ; The International Plant Names Index, Royal Botanic Gardens, Kew/Harvard University Herbaria/Australian National Herbarium; Plants Database, United States Department of Agriculture, National Resources Conservation Service;DJ Mabberley (1997) The Plant Book, Cambridge University Press (Second Edition); JH Wiersma and B Leon (1999) World Economic Plants, CRC Press; RJ Hnatiuk (1990) Census of Australian Vascular Plants, Australian Government Publishing Service; for information: Science Direct; Wiley Online Library; High Wire; Oxford Journals; USDA National Agricultural Library; for synonyms: The Plant List; for common names:; etc.

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