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Pisum sativum 'Alamado'

pea 'Alamado'

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Botanical details
Family
Fabaceae
Native to the UK
No
Potentially harmful
Genus

Pisum

Genus description

A very small genus of annual, flowering plants from legume family. Native to SW Asia and NE Africa, species P. sativum is widely cultivated for food. Hollow. Climbing or trailing stems bear compound leaves and tendrils. Flowers are butterfly-shaped, 1-3 per stalk. The fruit is a pod

Name status

Accepted

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