African Plant Database

Lablab purpureus (L.) Sweet subsp. purpureus
Information on the genus : Lablab
Basionym : Dolichos purpureus L.
Status for NA : accepted (cultivated)
Status for SA : accepted (cultivated)
Status for TA : accepted (cultivated)
Synonym(s) Homotypic
 Dolichos purpureus L. (1763)
 Lablab purpureus (L.) Sweet (1826)
Synonym(s) Heterotypic
=Lablab vulgaris Savi (1821)
=Lablab niger Medik.
=Dolichos lablab L. subsp. lablab
=Dolichos lablab L. (1753)

Bibliography for Tropical Africa :
  • Darbyshire, I. Kordofami, M. & al. (2015). The plants of Sudan and South Sudan, An annoted checklist. Kew Publishing

Bibliography for Southern Africa :
  • Food plants of Zimbabwe : 11 (1986).
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see under The Euro-Mediterranean Plant Base
see under Herbarium, North Africa MPU
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Record n°61557 modified 2007-04-19
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