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Good karoo (Phymaspermum parvifolium)

IMPORTANT INFORMATION: This datasheet is pending revision and updating; its contents are currently derived from FAO's Animal Feed Resources Information System (1991-2002) and from Bo Göhl's Tropical Feeds (1976-1982).

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Description
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Common names 
Good karoo
Related feed(s) 
Description 
Shrublet up to 20 cm high with erect woody branches and linear leaves 0.5-1 cm long. The large flower heads consist of small white blossoms with a purplish centre. A valuable fodder plant especially because of its extreme resistance to drought.
Nutritional tables
Tables of chemical composition and nutritional value 
References
Datasheet citation 

DATASHEET UNDER CONSTRUCTION. DO NOT QUOTE. http://www.feedipedia.org/node/115 Last updated on March 16, 2010, 17:13

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