Australian New Crops Info 2016
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Listing of Interesting Plants of the World:

Kyllinga gracillima

 

 

This species is usually known as:

Kyllinga gracillima

 

This species has also been known as:

Cyperus brevifolioides, Cyperus brevifolius var. gracillimus, Kyllinga brevifolia, Kyllinga brevifolia var. gracillima, Kyllinga brevifolia var. leiocarpa, Kyllinga brevifolia subsp. leiolepis, Kyllinga brevifolia var. leiolepis, Kyllinga brevifolia var. leiolepis, Kyllinga brevifolioides, Kyllinga monocephala var. leiocarpa, Kyllinga monocephala var. leiolepis

 

Common names:

Pasture Spikesedge

 

 

Trends (five databases) 1901-2013:
[Number of papers mentioning Kyllinga gracillima: 7]

 

 

Popularity of Kyllinga gracillima over time
[Left-hand Plot: Plot of numbers of papers mentioning Kyllinga gracillima (histogram and left hand axis scale of left-hand plot) and line of best fit, 1901 to 2013 (equation and % variation accounted for in box); Right-hand Plot: Plot of a proportional micro index, derived from numbers of papers mentioning Kyllinga gracillima as a proportion (scaled by multiplying by one million) of the approximate total number of papers available in databases for that year (frequency polygon and left-hand axis scale of right-hand plot) and line of best fit, 1901 to 2013 (equation and % variation accounted for in box)] 

[For larger charts showing the numbers of papers that have mentioned this species over years, select this link; there are links to come back from there]

 

Keywords

[Total number of keywords included in the papers that mentioned this species: 83]

 

Kyllinga (5), kyllinga brevifolia (5), kyllinga gracillima (5), weeds (3), application rate (2), golf courses (2), halosulfuron (2), North Carolina (2), rhizomes (2), shoots (2), sulfonylurea herbicides (2), weed biology (2), weed control (2), absorption (1), acetolactate synthase (1), cutting frequency (1), cutting height (1), Cynodon dactylon (1), Cyperus esculentus (1), Cyperus rotundus (1), descriptions (1), edaphic factors (1), enzyme inhibitors (1), evaluation (1), field experimentation (1), foliar application (1), geographical distribution (1), habitats (1), identification (1), imazaquin (1), internodes (1), keys (1), kyllinga nemoralis (1), kyllinga odorata (1), kyllinga pumila (1), kyllinga squamulata (1), lawns and turf (1), length (1), mechanism of action (1), metabolism (1), mowing (1), mowing frequency (1), MSMA (herbicide) (1), pesticide application (1), plant communities (1), plant morphology (1), postemergent weed control (1), roots (1), simulation models (1), size (1), sodium (1), soil treatment (1), soil water content (1), spatial distribution (1), topography (1), translocation (plant physiology) (1), trifloxysulfuron (1), tubers (1), turf grasses (1), United States (1)

 

[If all keywords are not here (as indicated by .....), they can be accessed from this link; there are links to come back from there]

 

 

Most likely scope for crop use/product (%):
[Please note: When there are only a few papers mentioning a species, care should be taken with the interpretation of these crop use/product results; as well, a mention may relate to the use of a species, or the context in which it grows, rather than a product]

 

turf (89.93), weed (7.36), medicinal (0.37), timber (0.34), fruit (0.27), starch (0.12), cereal (0.09), nutraceutical (0.09), grain legume (0.09), oilseed/fat (0.08)..

 

[To see the full list of crop use/product outcomes, from searching abstracts of the papers that have mentioned this species, select this link; details of the analysis process have also been included; there are links to come back from there]

 

 

Recent mentions of this species in the literature:
[since 2012, with links to abstracts; The references from 1901-2013 which have been used for the trend, keyword and crop use/product analyses below, are listed below these references]

 

Hephner AJ, Cooper T, Beck LL and Henry GM (2012) Sequential Postemergence Applications for the Control of Khakiweed in Bermudagrass Turf. HortScience 47, 434-436. http://hortsci.ashspublications.org/cgi/content/abstract/47/3/434

 

 

References 1901-2013 (and links to abstracts):
[Number of papers mentioning Kyllinga gracillima: 7; Any undated papers have been included at the end]

 

Hephner AJ, Cooper T, Beck LL and Henry GM (2012) Sequential Postemergence Applications for the Control of Khakiweed in Bermudagrass Turf. HortScience 47, 434-436. http://hortsci.ashspublications.org/cgi/content/abstract/47/3/434

Henry GM, Burton MG and Yelverton FH (2009) Heterogeneous Distribution of Weedy Paspalum Species and Edaphic Variables in Turfgrass. HortScience 44, 447-451. http://hortsci.ashspublications.org/cgi/content/abstract/44/2/447

McElroy JS, Yelverton FH, Burton MG and Brownie C (2005) Habitat delineation of green and false-green kyllinga in turfgrass systems and interrelationship of elevation and edaphic factors. Weed science. 53, 620-630.

McElroy JS, Yelverton FH, Burke IC and Wilcut JW (2004) Absorptions, translocation, and metabolism of halosulfuron and trifloxysulfuron in green kyllinga (Kyllinga brevifolia) and false-green kyllinga (K. gracillima). Weed science. 52, 704-710.

McElroy JS, Yelverton FH, Gannon TW and Wilcut JW (2004) Foliar vs. soil exposure of green kyllinga (Kyllinga brevifolia) and false-green kyllinga (Kyllinga gracillima) to postemergence treatments of CGA-362622, halosulfuron, imazaquin, and MSMA. Weed technology : a journal of the Weed Science Society of America. 18, 145-151.

Summerlin JR, Jr., Coble HD and Yelverton FH (2000) Effect of mowing on perennial sedges. Weed science 48, 501-507.

Bryson CT, Carter R, McCarty LB and Yelverton FH (1997) Kyllinga, a genus of neglected weeds in the continental United States. Weed technology : a journal of the Weed Science Society of America. 11, 838-842.

 


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