Pea family -leguminoseae-
Photo of Spartium junceum L.
The pea family -Fabaceae, Leguminosae or Papilionaceae- has about 19.400 species of plants growing mainly in the temperate regions.
The most common species are herbs, but some of them are shrubs and trees, too.
They are about 450 genera. The most important ones are the following:
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