Botanical name: Vigna khandalensis Family: Fabaceae (Pea family)
Synonyms: Phaseolus khandalensis, Vigna grandis, Phaseolus grandis
Khandala Wild Pea is a plant endemic to Western Ghats. It is a stout erect herb, 50-100 cm tall. Stipules are leaf-like and are a distinguishing feature. This species is noted to be rare, which implies a small population and possibly a small area of occupancy.
Identification credit: Prashant Awale
The flower labeled Khandala Wild Pea is ...