Australian pea


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Noun1.Australian pea - South African evergreen partly woody vine grown for its clusters of rosy purple flowers followed by edible pods like snap beans; also grown as green manure; sometimes placed in genus Dolichos
Dipogon, genus Dipogon - one species: Australian pea
vine - a plant with a weak stem that derives support from climbing, twining, or creeping along a surface
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Much like the movie duo, Australia National University biologists discovered two sub-species of a genus of Australian pea flowers were twin species but opposite in many ways.
The Australian Pea (Lablab purpureus) is not often seen for sale but can provide rapid cover for sheds, fences and tree trunks.

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