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
Prosopis reptans var. cinerascens
Caesalpinioideae
  • dwarf screwbean
subshrub
  • Southwestern North America
2 2
Parkinsonia africana
Caesalpinioideae
  • wild green-hair tree
  • wildegroenhaarboom (Afrikaans)
1 1
Mimosa ephedroides
Caesalpinioideae
  • prendador (Spanish)
  • pichana (Spanish)
shrub
  • Southern South America
2 2
Acacia spectabilis
Caesalpinioideae
  • mudgee
  • glory wattle
3 1
Acacia merinthophora
Caesalpinioideae
  • whispery wattle
1 2
Libidibia coriaria
Caesalpinioideae
  • divi-divi
  • cascal
3 1
Vachellia farnesiana
Caesalpinioideae
  • sweet acacia
  • huisache (Spanish)
  • Southern North America
  • Central America
  • Caribbean
  • Northern South America
  • Eastern South America
8 1
Acacia filicifolia
Caesalpinioideae
  • fern-leaf wattle
1 0
Acacia buxifolia
Caesalpinioideae
  • box-leaf wattle
1 0
Conzattia multiflora
Caesalpinioideae
  • palo joso
2 1
Senna aphylla
Caesalpinioideae
  • leafless senna
  • pichanilla (Spanish)
  • escoba (Spanish)
shrub
  • Southern South America
1 0
Acacia prominens
Caesalpinioideae
  • Gosford wattle
  • grey sally
1 2
Vachellia tortilis subsp. heteracantha
Caesalpinioideae
  • umbrella thorn
  • umsasane (Zulu)
  • mushu (Sotho)
  • moshu (Tswana)
  • Southern Africa
2 1
Acacia koaia
Caesalpinioideae
  • koai'a
  • dwarf koa
2 0
Anadenanthera colubrina
Caesalpinioideae
  • curupay
  • cebil moro
  • kurupa'y kuru
4 0
Acacia verniciflua
Caesalpinioideae
  • varnish wattle
1 0
Acacia deanei
Caesalpinioideae
  • Deane's wattle
  • green wattle
2 1
Acacia acuminata subsp. acuminata
Caesalpinioideae
  • raspberry jam wattle
  • mangard
small tree
shrub
  • Southwestern Australia
2 3
Senna occidentalis
Caesalpinioideae
  • coffee senna
  • stypicweed
  • ejotillo grande (Spanish)
7 0
Chamaecrista serpens var. wrightii
Caesalpinioideae
  • Wright's sensitive pea
  • partridge pea
1 0
Senegalia crassifolia
Caesalpinioideae
  • bauhinia-leaf acacia
  • Southern North America
1 1
Parkinsonia texana var. texana
Caesalpinioideae
  • Texas palo verde
4 3
Acacia terminalis
Caesalpinioideae
  • sunshine wattle
2 0
Acacia murrayana
Caesalpinioideae
  • Murray's wattle
  • sand plain wattle
  • colony wattle
4 1
Calliandra humilis var. humilis
Caesalpinioideae
  • fairy duster
  • false mesquite
  • dwarf stickpea
2 0