Vicia faba L.

Common name

English: Broad bean

German: Puffbohne

Mandarin: 蚕豆 (can dou)

Portuguese: Fava

Classification

Kingdom: Plantae (2505)

  Phylum: Magnoliophyta (2404)

    Class: Magnoliopsida (2036)

      Order: Fabales (229)

        Family: Fabaceae (229) (family description)

          Genus: Vicia (8)

           Epithet: faba L. (1)

faba => latin for broad bean Vicia faba

Characteristics

Climate: sub-tropical, tropical

Habit: herb

Flower colour: white

External links

Check for Vicia faba at The Plant List, GBIF or IPNI

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