birdsfoot trefoil (lotus corniculatus) (#2255)

Materialbirdsfoot trefoil (lotus corniculatus)
Classification ECN Phyllis classification ▸ grass/plant ▸ other grass
NTA 8003 classification ▸ [200] biomassa uit land- en tuinbouw ▸ [210] gras ▸ [219] overig gras
Submitter organisationECN (Netherlands)
Submission date2002-08-02
LiteratureJ.H. Cherney, J. Lowenberg - De Boer, K.D. Johnson, J.J. Volenec, Evaluation of grasses and legumes as energy resources, p.289-323 in Proceedings Energy from Biomass and Wastes XII, February 1988.


Property Unit Value Std dev Det lim Lab Date Method Remarks
ar dry daf

Main biomass properties

Biochemical analysis

Cellulose, hemicellulose, lignin

Cellulose wt% (dry) 24.00 Measured
Hemicellulose wt% (dry) 12.00 Measured
Lignin wt% (dry) 12.00 Measured


Protein wt% (dry) 18.00 Measured
Total ash + biochemical wt% (dry) 66.00 Calculated