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Lablab (rights holder: 2012 Zoya Akulova) © 2012 Zoya Akulova

Hyacinth Bean

Hyacinth Bean (Lablab purpureus) is a legume that apparently originated in Africa and has long been cultivated in India. It is now grown in warm regions worldwide in both the Old and New World, including Southeast Asia, Egypt, and Sudan. Although Hyacinth Bean is grown far more extensively in Asia than Africa, the center of diversity for the genus Lablab is Africa and its putative wild ancestor gr... Text © Leo Shapiro

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Taxonomic Completion
1 of 2 accepted Species.
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