Dolichos lablab


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Noun1.Dolichos lablab - perennial twining vine of Old World tropics having trifoliate leaves and racemes of fragrant purple pea-like flowers followed by maroon pods of edible seedsDolichos lablab - perennial twining vine of Old World tropics having trifoliate leaves and racemes of fragrant purple pea-like flowers followed by maroon pods of edible seeds; grown as an ornamental and as a vegetable on the Indian subcontinent; sometimes placed in genus Dolichos
genus Lablab, Lablab - one species: hyacinth bean
vine - a plant with a weak stem that derives support from climbing, twining, or creeping along a surface
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Also new is Dolichos lablab 'Ruby Moon', another tender climber with purple spires of bean-like flowers followed by glossy, purple black pods.
Also new Dolichos lablab 'Ruby Moon', another tender climber with purple spires of bean-like flowers followed by glossy, purple black pods.
Also new Dolichos lablab 'Ruby Moon', another tender climber with purple of bean-like flowers followed glossy, purple black pods.
Anti diabetic activity of Dolichos lablab (seeds) in Streptozotocin-Nicotinamide induced diabetic rats.