Taxon: Vicia faba L.

 
Genus: Vicia
  Subgenus: Vicia
    Section: Faba
Family: Fabaceae (alt.Leguminosae)
  Subfamily: Faboideae
      Tribe: Fabeae
Nomen number: 300661
Place of publication: Sp. pl. 2:737. 1753
Name Verified on: 12-Apr-2011 by ARS Systematic Botanists. Last Changed: 10-May-2012
Species priority site is: Western Regional PI Station (W6)
Accessions: 1214 in National Plant Germplasm System (GoogleMap)

Common names:

Economic Importance:

  • Environmental: soil improver (fide Cover Crop Database)
  • Gene sources: graft stock relative for lentil (fide Can J Pl Sci 92:31-38. 2012)
  • Medicines: folklore (fide CRC MedHerbs ed2)
  • Vertebrate poisons: mammals (fide Kingsbury; Kellerman et al.; Cooper & Johnson ed2)

Distributional Range:

    Other:

    . origin unknown

    Cultivated:

    . widely cult.

References:

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Images:

  • Seed: U.S. National Seed Herbarium image