Phaseolus lunatus


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Related to Phaseolus lunatus: Phaseolus limensis
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Noun1.Phaseolus lunatus - bush bean plant cultivated especially in southern United States having small flat edible seedsPhaseolus lunatus - bush bean plant cultivated especially in southern United States having small flat edible seeds
butterbean, civet bean, sieva bean, butter bean - small flat green bean similar to lima beans
genus Phaseolus, Phaseolus - herbs of warm regions including most American beans
shell bean, shell bean plant - a bean plant grown primarily for its edible seed rather than its pod
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Tambien, puede ser de interes reconocer los posibles factores antinutricionales (saponinas y antitripsina) en los alimentos de consumo cotidiano, como es el caso de los granos de Phaseolus lunatus L.
19 Cotton Gossypium hirsutum -- Euphorbiaceae 20 Castor Ricinus communis -- Fabaceae 21 Lima bean Phaseolus lunatus -- Cruciferaceae 22 Radish Raphanus sativus -- Sl.
La composicion vegetal del entorno de la trampa fue un vergel de plantas de frutales: Annona cherimola, Ficus carica, Pyrus malus, Inga feuillei, Perse americana, Eriobotrya japonica, Vitis vinifera; tambien destacan cultivos de pequenas parcelas agricolas de Zea mays y Phaseolus lunatus, asi como de plantas silvestres: gramalote (Panicum purpurasces), amor seco (Bidens pilosa), diente de leon (Taraxacum officinale), yuyo hembra (Amaranthus sp.
Martens & Galeotti Acanthoscelides anoditus CD Johnson, 1983 Acanthoscelides Phaseolus lunatus L.
Asteracea (parthenium); Pyrostegia venusta Miers Bignoniaceae (flame vine); Phaseolus lunatus L.
It has been reported that increasing dose of g-irradiation caused reduction in germination percentage in crops such as cowpea (Uma and Salimath, 2001), chickpea (Toker and Cagirgan, 2004), Phaseolus lunatus (Kumar et al.