Noun(1) an erect or climbing bean or pea plant of the family Leguminosae(2) the fruit or seed of any of various bean or pea plants consisting of a case that splits along both sides when ripe and having the seeds attach to one side of the case(3) the seedpod of a leguminous plant (such as peas or beans or lentils
(1) In the Northeast, pasture typically contains a grass species plus a legume , like clover, according to ARS agronomist Matt Sanderson.(2) Perennial grasses or legumes should be planted by now.(3) Buckwheat, mustard, rape, or fast-growing legumes , such as vetches or crimson clover, can be used.(4) Increase exercise, fruits, whole grains, legumes , vegetables, spices such as black pepper, turmeric and ginger.(5) Dark, leafy green vegetables, beans and legumes are helpful.(6) In many legumes , seeds are arranged linearly within the pod, making it relatively simple to study the effect of position of the ovule on seed abortion and seed set.(7) Folate is found in dark green leafy vegetables, beans and legumes and citrus fruits.(8) These foods include soybeans, other types of legumes , clover, alfalfa, whole grains, fruits, vegetables, and rye.(9) From that point, we could talk about feeding the soil with compost and diverse cover crops (both legumes and grasses).(10) Since these two cover crops are legumes , they form a symbiosis with specialized soil bacteria called rhizobia.(11) Your best sources of fiber are bran cereals, whole-wheat bread, legumes and oatmeal.(12) The larger plants contained many blooms and legumes , allowing them to be identified in the field.(13) Green manure crops and crop rotations involving legumes also provide farmers with an additional source of plant nutrients.(14) Follow a meal plan that includes a variety of low-fat foods, emphasizing fruits, vegetables, grains and legumes .(15) He's also seeded pastures with legumes like alfalfa and red and white clovers.(16) Grasses and legumes can provide cover for ground nesting birds - especially if the area is not mowed during the nesting season.