Phaseolus coccineus

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Related to Phaseolus coccineus: Phaseolus multiflorus, scarlet runner beans
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Noun1.Phaseolus coccineus - tropical American bean with red flowers and mottled black beans similar to Phaseolus vulgaris but perennial; a preferred food bean in Great Britain
pole bean - a climbing bean plant that will climb a wall or tree or trellis
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A novel sialic acid-specific lectin from Phaseolus coccineus seeds with potent antineoplastic and antifungal activities.
Phaseolus coccineus, as it is more correctly known, originated in Central America and wild relatives can still be found in parts of Mexico.