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Crotalaria goreensis

Crotalaria goreensis

(Gambia Pea)

FAMILY

Fabaceae

Species

Crotalaria goreensis

Common name(s)

Gambia Pea

Flower colour; life form

Flowers yellow. Erect bushy plant to about 1.5 m tall

Distinguishing features

Stems with leafy stipules, leaves with 3 leaflets, terminal leaflet longer that laterals. Flowers in a dense terminal raceme; standard petal yellow reddening with age. Pod brown to 2 cm long, covered with minute hairs.

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Crotalaria goreensis