Phaseolus lunatus L.

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Common names: Christmas lima bean (English)
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Notes: Biegel records only Phaseolus caracalla L. Note that there is a Vigna caracalla in Glen - is that the same?
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Zimbabwe distribution: C
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Literature:

Mackinder, B. et al. (2001). Papilionoideae Flora Zambesiaca 3(5) Pages 161 - 163. (Includes a picture).


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Flora of Malawi: cultivated Phaseolus lunatus
Flora of Zambia: Phaseolus lunatus
Flora of Zambia: cultivated Phaseolus lunatus
Flora of Zimbabwe: cultivated Phaseolus lunatus

External websites:

African Plant Database: Phaseolus lunatus
Biodiversity Explorer (Biodiversity of southern Africa): Phaseolus lunatus
EOL (Encyclopedia of Life): Phaseolus lunatus
ePIC (electronic Plant Information Center): Phaseolus lunatus
Flora Zambesiaca web site: Phaseolus lunatus
Google: Web - Images - Scholar
GRIN (Germplasm Resources Information Network) taxonomy for plants report for Phaseolus lunatus
IPNI (International Plant Names Index): Phaseolus lunatus
Ispot Southern Africa : Phaseolus lunatus
JSTOR Plant Science: Phaseolus lunatus
Kew Herbarium catalogue: Phaseolus lunatus
Tropicos: Phaseolus lunatus
West African Plants database: Phaseolus lunatus


Copyright: Mark Hyde, Bart Wursten, Petra Ballings and Meg Coates Palgrave, 2002-16

Hyde, M.A., Wursten, B.T., Ballings, P. & Coates Palgrave, M. (2016). Flora of Zimbabwe: Species information: Phaseolus lunatus.
http://www.zimbabweflora.co.zw/speciesdata/species.php?species_id=132160, retrieved 25 July 2016

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