rosea (Sw.) DC.
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Places where this species can be found :
- Levera National Park - GRENADA
DescriptionCreeping or climbing herb. Leaflets almost rounded, notched at tips. Pods 10-15cm long.
InterestThe flowers and fruits are eaten in Malaysia (Burkill, 1935). Probably helps prevent beach erosion. The leaflets are open and flat in the morning but fold up around the midrib as the sun rises.
CollectorW.D. Hawthorne, S.Cable & D. Jules
NotesSprawling herb. FLOWERS: purple.