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Classification

Kingdom: Plantae (2509)

  Phylum: Magnoliophyta (2408)

    Class: Magnoliopsida (2040)

      Order: Fabales (231)

        Family: Fabaceae (231) (family description)

          Genus: Dysolobium (1)

           Epithet: grande (Benth.) Prain (1)

Synonyms: Canavalia grandis (Benth.) Kurz, Phaseolus velutinus Baker

grande => full-grown, great, large, tall

grandis => large, big

velutinus => velvet-like, covered closely with short, soft hairs

Characteristics

Climate: tropical

Habit: shrub

Flower colour: blue, purple

External links

Check for Dysolobium grande at World Flora Online, GBIF or IPNI

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