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wild bushbean
Macroptilium lathyroides
Macroptilium lathyroides
wild bushbean Pea Family
Macroptilium lathyroides Fabaceae
common name
  wild bushbean
accepted scientific name
  Macroptilium lathyroides (L.) Urb.
rules for finding collection records
  Macroptilium lathyroides (113)
  Phaseolus lathyroides (0)
family name
  • Fabaceae
Image Author: ©2005 Forest And Kim Starr
Image License: CC BY
Image Source
Category: Wildflowers, Woody Vines
Flowers: Pea shaped flowers
Petal colors: color color color color
Flower size is about 1.0 inches
Leaf: Alternate
Plant Observed All Year
Introduced. Native to the Neotropics.

How Likely at this Location (22%)
Name Match (100%)
Plant Showiness (54%)
where plant found
mag select

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Accepted Scientific Name

Macroptilium lathyroides   (L.) Urb.   (TSN: 503647, Index: 479)

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