Bituminaria bituminosa (L.) C.H.Stirt.

Common name

English: Arabian Scurfy Pea, Pitch Trefoil

German: Asphaltklee

Portuguese: Erva-da-baganha

Classification

Kingdom: Plantae (2505)

  Phylum: Magnoliophyta (2404)

    Class: Magnoliopsida (2036)

      Order: Fabales (229)

        Family: Fabaceae (229) (family description)

          Genus: Bituminaria (1)

           Epithet: bituminosa (L.) C.H.Stirt. (1)

bituminosa => with a bituminous, asphalt smell

Characteristics

Climate: sub-tropical

Habit: herb

Flower colour: violet

External links

Check for Bituminaria bituminosa at The Plant List, GBIF or IPNI

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