African Plant Database

Pueraria phaseoloides (Roxb.) Benth.
Information on the genus : Pueraria
Basionym : Dolichos phaseoloides Roxb.
Status for TA : accepted (present)
Synonym(s) Homotypic
 Pueraria phaseoloides (Roxb.) Benth. var. phaseoloides
 Dolichos phaseoloides Roxb.
Taxon infra-specific
Pueraria phaseoloides (Roxb.) Benth. var. phaseoloides
Pueraria phaseoloides var. javanica (Benth.) Baker (1876)
Ecology and distribution
Trop. Afr.
Biology : Perennial herbaceous creeper or climber with strong stems to 10 m long, rooting at nodes.
Ecology : Comprises 3 vars., two of which grown in tropical Africa for cattle fodder, green manure and as a cover plant. [see more in the book]
  Not mapped.
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carte afrique num 176723
Record n°176723
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