Canavalia gladiata (Jacq.) DC. 10

Scimitar-bean, Sword-bean, Sword jackbean, Broad Bean, Japanese jack bean, Patagonian bean, Sword bean, Swordbean
Canavalia gladiata Flower
flower
Canavalia gladiata Leaf
leaf
Canavalia gladiata Fruit
fruit
Canavalia gladiata Other
other
Canavalia gladiata (Jacq.) DC.
Useful plants of tropical Africa
Family
Fabaceae
Genus
Canavalia
Species
Canavalia gladiata (Jacq.) DC.
Common name(s)
  • Scimitar-bean
  • Sword-bean
  • Sword jackbean
  • Broad Bean
  • Japanese jack bean
  • Patagonian bean
  • Sword bean
  • Swordbean
Uses
  • ENVIRONMENTAL USES
    • soil improvement
  • FOOD
    • vegetable
  • GENE SOURCE
    • MATERIAL
      • beads
    • POISON
      • mammals
    Phenology

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