Search for Legume Taxa

Search for taxa represented in the DELEP holdings. Click on the scientific name of a taxon to see its taxon profile!

Taxon Subfamilysort descending Common name(s) Growth Form Native Geographic Range No. Seed Accessions No. Living Accessions
Vachellia permixta
Caesalpinioideae
  • hairy acacia
  • slender thorn
  • slapdoring (Afrikaans)
  • moselaphala (Sotho)
shrub
  • Southern Africa
3 1
Ceratonia siliqua
Caesalpinioideae
  • carob
  • St. John's bread
5 1
Vachellia sieberiana
Caesalpinioideae
  • paperbark acacia
  • umbrella thorn
  • sandanduur (Wolof)
  • West Africa
  • East Africa
  • Southern Africa
4 1
Acacia gonophylla
Caesalpinioideae 1 1
Acacia chrysocephala
Caesalpinioideae 1 0
Acacia redolens
Caesalpinioideae
  • vanilla-scented wattle
  • Ongerup acacia
  • vanilla wattle
shrub
  • Australia
4 2
Acacia lineata
Caesalpinioideae
  • streaked wattle
2 1
Acaciella angustissima var. angustissima
Caesalpinioideae
  • white-ball acacia
  • prairie acacia
  • fern acacia
shrub
  • Southern North America
  • Central America
  • Northern South America
  • Central South America
18 4
Senna glutinosa subsp. × leurssenii
Caesalpinioideae
  • dainty senna
1 0
Senegalia ataxacantha
Caesalpinioideae
  • flamethorn
  • mukakanyuro (Shona)
  • uthathawu (Ndebele)
  • umbambangwe (Ndebele)
  • West Africa
  • Southern Africa
  • East Africa
2 1
Vachellia campecheana
Caesalpinioideae
  • Boat-spine acacia
  • guinolo (Spanish)
  • Southern North America
3 1
Mimosa malacophylla
Caesalpinioideae
  • vine mimosa
  • raspa huevos (Spanish)
  • raspilla (Spanish)
shrub
climber/vine
  • Southwestern North America
3 1
Desmanthus fruticosus
Caesalpinioideae
  • bundleflower
3 1
Acacia drummondii
Caesalpinioideae
  • dwarf golden wattle
1 0
Acacia tumida
Caesalpinioideae
  • Pindan wattle
  • spear wattle
  • wongai
1 1
Acacia arida
Caesalpinioideae
  • arid wattle
shrub
  • Northwestern Australia
1 1
Acacia obtusifolia
Caesalpinioideae
  • blunt-leaf wattle
1 0
Albizia forbesii
Caesalpinioideae
  • broad-pod albizia
  • brepeulvalsdoring (Afrikaans)
  • Africa
1 0
Caesalpinia sappan
Caesalpinioideae
  • sappanwood
  • Indian redwood
1 0
Senna aphylla
Caesalpinioideae
  • leafless senna
  • pichanilla (Spanish)
  • escoba (Spanish)
shrub
  • Southern South America
1 0
Prosopis koelziana
Caesalpinioideae
  • ghaf
  • shibhan
2 1
Paraserianthes lophantha
Caesalpinioideae 1 0
Senna wislizeni
Caesalpinioideae
  • shrubby senna
shrub
  • Southwestern North America
6 3
Vachellia xanthophloea
Caesalpinioideae
  • fever tree
  • Naivasha thorn
  • jelenga (Shangaan)
  • East Africa
  • Southern Africa
2 1
Enterolobium contortisiliquum
Caesalpinioideae
  • timbo (Spanish)
  • timbo colorado (Spanish)
  • pacará (Spanish)
2 0