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New Crops Info 2014
Supported by the Rural Industries Research and Development Corporation

Crop Uses and Products

Grain legume

[search terms: grain legume, pea, bean, pulse crop]

 

Phaseolus lunatus

Sieva Bean, Butter Bean, Lima Bean

5.44

Vigna angularis

Adzuki Bean

5.01

Cicer arietinum

Chick Pea, Garbanzo Bean, Ceci Bean, Channa, Bengal Gram

4.48

Phaseolus acutifolius

Tepary Bean, Pawi, Pavi, Tepari, Escomite, Yori Mui, Yorimuni, Yori Muni

3.29

Cajanus cajan

Pigeonpea, Pigeon Pea, Kardis, Gandule Bean, Tropical Green Pea, Kadios, Congo Pea, Gungo Pea, Gunga Pea, Fio-Fio, Mgb'mgb', No-Eye Pea, Toor Dal, Arhar Dal,Togari Bele, Thuvaram Paruppu, Kandi Pappu

3.21

Psophocarpus tetragonolobus

Winged Bean, Goa Bean, Asparagus Pea, Four-Angled Bean, Four-Cornered Bean, Manila Bean, Mauritius Bean, Winged Pea

2.94

Lens culinaris

Lentil

2.09

Phaseolus coccineus

Scarlet Runner, Runner Bean, Scarlet Runner Bean, Multiflora Bean

1.89

Vigna mungo

Black Gram

1.83

Lupinus albus

White Lupine, White Lupin

1.63

Lupinus angustifolius

Narrowleaf Lupine, Narrow-Leafed Lupin, Blue Lupin

1.47

Cajanus cinereus

 

1.40

Lablab purpureus

Bonavist-Bean, Hyacinth Bean, Dolichos Bean, Seim Bean, Lablab Bean, Egyptian Kidney Bean, Indian Bean, Chicharo, Australian Pea, Hyacinthbean

1.28

Vigna umbellata

Rice Bean

1.27

Vigna sinensis

 

1.22

Canavalia ensiformis

Wonderbean, Common Jack Bean, Jack Bean, Feijão-De-Porco

1.17

Macroptilium atropurpureum

Purple Bushbean, Purple Bush-Bean

1.10

Pisum arvense

 

1.10

Vicia sativa

Garden Vetch

0.97

Sphenostylis stenocarpa

African Yam Bean

0.93

Dolichos lablab

Hyacinth Bean, Dolichos Bean, Seim Bean, Lablab Bean, Egyptian Kidney Bean, Indian Bean, Australian Pea

0.92

Lathyrus sativus

White Pea, Grass Pea, Blue Sweet Pea, Chickling Vetch, Indian Pea, Indian Vetch, White Vetch, Almorta, Alverjón, Guixa, Chícharos, Cicerchia, Sebere, Guaya, Khesari

0.89

Phaseolus mungo

Urad Dal, Black Gram, Black Lentil, White Lentil, Black Matpe Bean

0.89

Vigna aconitifolia

Moth Bean

0.85

Mucuna pruriens

Cowitch, Velvet Bean, Cowhage, Donkey Eye, Monkey Tamarind, Buffalo Beans

0.70

Ricinus communis

castorbean, castor oil plant

0.66

Glycine tomentella

Glycine

0.64

Coffea arabica

Arabian Coffee, Mountain Coffee

0.62

Lathyrus maritimus

Sea Pea, Beach Pea, Circumpolar Pea, Sea Vetchling

0.60

Abutilon theophrasti

Velvetleaf, China Jute, Buttonweed, Butterprint, Pie-Marker, Indian Mallow

0.59

Helianthus annuus

Swamp Sunflower, Narrowleaf Sunflower

0.56

Lens esculenta

Lentil

0.53

Vigna sesquipedalis

 

0.49

Lathyrus odoratus

Sweetpea, Sweet Pea

0.46

Sesbania rostrata

 

0.45

Arachis hypogaea

Peanut, Groundnut

0.45

Trifolium pratense

Red Clover

0.45

Parkia filicoidea

African Locust Bean

0.43

Tylosema esculentum

 

0.42

Pisum elatius

Wild Pea

0.42

Theobroma cacao

Cacao

0.41

Avena sativa

Common Oat

0.41

Vicia narbonensis

Purple Broad Vetch

0.41

Pisum fulvum

Tawny Pea

0.40

Xanthium strumarium

Canada Cocklebur

0.40

Coffea canephora

Robusta Coffee

0.39

Senna obtusifolia

Java-Bean

0.38

Vigna subterranea

Bambarra Groundnut

0.35

Lupinus luteus

European Yellow Lupine

0.35

Gossypium hirsutum

Marie Galante Cotton, Upland Cotton, Mexican Cotton

0.34

Phaseolus radiatus

Mung  Bean, Moong Bean, Green Gram, Golden Gram

0.34

Vigna minima

Cowpea

0.32

Astragalus sinicus

Chinese Milk-Vetch, Chinese Milkvetch, Zi Yun Ying

0.30

Canavalia gladiata

Sword Jackbean, Sword Bean, Chamma Kaya, Tammi Kaya, Valavaraik-Kay, Valavaran-Gai

0.30

Psophocarpus palustris

Psophocarpus

0.25

Trifolium subterraneum

Subterranean Clover

0.25

Cyamopsis tetragonoloba

Guar, Cluster Bean, Gavar, Guwar, Guvar Bean

0.25

Glycine tabacina

Glycine, Variable Glycine

0.23

Macroptilium lathyroides

Wild Bushbean

0.23

Phaseolus aborigineus

 

0.22

Melilotus albus

Bokhara Clover, Honey Clover, Tree Clover, Sweet Clover, White-Flowered Sweet Clover, White Sweet Clover, White Melilot

0.21

Lathyrus cicera

Red Pea, Flatpod Peavine

0.21

Linum usitatissimum

Common Flax, Linseed

0.21

Macrotyloma geocarpa

Geocarpa Groundnut, Hausa Groundnut, Kersting's Groundnut

0.21

Lupinus mutabilis

Tarwi, Tarhui, Chocho, Altramuz, Andean Lupin, South American Lupin, Peruvian Field Lupin, Pearl Lupin

0.20

Lathyrus tingitanus

Tangier Pea

0.20

Vicia ervilia

Blister Vetch

0.20

Melilotus alba

Bokhara Clover, Honey Clover, Tree Clover, Sweet Clover, White-Flowered Sweet Clover, White Sweet Clover, White Melilot

0.19

Vicia villosa

Winter Vetch

0.19

Arabidopsis thaliana

Mouseear Cress, Thale Cress, Mouse-Ear Cress, Arabidopsis

0.19

Voandzeia subterranea

 

0.19

Phaseolus multiflorus

 

0.19

Amaranthus retroflexus

Redroot Amaranth, Red-Root Amaranth, Redroot Pigweed, Red-Rooted Pigweed, Common Amaranth, Pigweed Amaranth, Common Tumbleweed

0.19

Setaria faberi

Japanese Bristlegrass

0.18

Ipomoea hederacea

Ivyleaf Morning-Glory, Ivy-Leaved Morning Glory

0.18

Avena strigosa

Lopsided Oat, Bristle Oat

0.17

Sesamum indicum

 

0.17

Pennisetum glaucum

Pearl Millet, Ba'ajra, Bajri, Sajje, Kambu, Bajra, Sajjalu, Kambam, Gero,Uwele, Mahangu, Sanio, Gero, Babala, Nyoloti, Dukkin, Souna, Petit Mil, Heyni, Masago, Mexoeira, Biltug, Biltug, Mhunga, Lebelebele, Zembwe, Bulrush Millet, Milheto, Cattail Millet, Candle Millet, Dark Millet

0.17

Neonotonia wightii

Mearns' Neonotonia, Perennial Soybean, Wight's Neonotonia

0.16

Raphanus sativus

Cultivated Radish, Radish

0.16

Apios americana

Groundnut, Potato Bean, Hopniss, Indian Potato, Hodoimo, America-Hodoimo, American Groundnut

0.16

Glycine canescens

 

0.16

Pueraria montana

Kudzu, Taiwan Kudzu

0.15

Solanum ptycanthum

West Indian Nightshade

0.15

Brassica hirta

White Mustard

0.15

Pachyrhizus erosus

Yam Bean, Jicama, Mexican Yam, Mexican Turnip

0.15

Leucaena leucocephala

White Leadtree, Jumbay, White Popinac

0.15

Anoda cristata

Spurred Anoda, Crested Anoda, Violettas

0.14

Ipomoea lacunosa

Whitestar, Whitestar Potato

0.14

Phaseolus angustissimus

Slimleaf Bean

0.14

Cucumis sativus

Garden Cucumber

0.14

Chenopodium album

Lambsquarters, Lamb's Quarters, Melde, Goosefoot, Fat-Hen, White Goosefoot

0.13

Pentaclethra macrophylla

Oilbean Tree

0.13

Crotalaria juncea

Sunn Hemp, Sunn

0.13

Glycine clandestina

Twining Glycine, Love Creeper

0.13

Phaseolus caracalla

Corkscrew Vine, Snail Vine, Snail Creeper, Snail Bean

0.13

Glycine falcata

 

0.13

Phaseolus aconitifolius

Moth Bean, Mat Bean, Dew Bean

0.12

Nicotiana clevelandii

Cleveland's Tobacco

0.12

Banksia grandis

Bull Banksia, Giant Banksia, Mangite

0.12

Amaranthus quitensis

Smooth Amaranth, Smooth Pigweed, Red Amaranth, Slim Amaranth

0.12

Lathyrus japonicus

Beach Pea, Sea Pea, Circumpolar Pea, Sea Vetchling, Downy Beach Pea, Smallflower Beach Pea

0.12

Rhynchosia minima

least snoutbean, least snout-bean, burn-mouth-vine, jumby bean

0.11

Fagopyrum tataricum

Tartary Buckwheat, Duckwheat, India Buckwheat, India Wheat, Green Buckwheat, Bitter Buckwheat

0.11

Dolichos biflorus

 

0.11

Bidens subalternans

 

0.11

Nicotiana benthamiana

 

0.11

Petroselinum hortense

 

0.11

Bowlesia incana

Hoary Bowlesia

0.11

Vanilla planifolia

Vanilla

0.11

Melilotus officinalis

Yellow Sweetclover, Yellow Melilot, Ribbed Melilot, Common Melilot

0.10

Tetragonia expansa

 

0.10

 

 


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Grateful acknowledgment is made to the following: for plant names: Australian Plant Name Index, Australian National Herbarium http://www.anbg.gov.au/cpbr/databases/apni-search-full.html; ; The International Plant Names Index, Royal Botanic Gardens, Kew/Harvard University Herbaria/Australian National Herbarium http://www.ipni.org/index.html; Plants Database, United States Department of Agriculture, National Resources Conservation Service http://plants.usda.gov/;DJ Mabberley (1997) The Plant Book, Cambridge University Press (Second Edition); JH Wiersma and B Leon (1999) World Economic Plants, CRC Press; RJ Hnatiuk (1990) Census of Australian Vascular Plants, Australian Government Publishing Service; for information: Science Direct http://www.sciencedirect.com/; Wiley Online Library http://onlinelibrary.wiley.com/advanced/search; High Wire http://highwire.stanford.edu/cgi/search; Oxford Journals http://services.oxfordjournals.org/search.dtl; USDA National Agricultural Library http://agricola.nal.usda.gov/booleancube/booleancube_search_cit.html; for synonyms: The Plant List http://www.theplantlist.org/; for common names: http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Main_Page; etc.


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