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Canavalia

Canavalia
rosea
(Sw.) DC.
Beach Bean
Common on sand on the Queensland coast. This species was collected by Banks and Solander at Cooktown in 1770.

    Canavalia rosea Canavalia rosea
   
  Description: Flower and leaves Description: Flower
Location: Cowley Beach, North Queensland Location:Wangetti Beach, North Queensland
    GPS coordinates:17˚41.6360S 146˚06.7714E GPS coordinates:16˚ 39.146S 145˚ 34.063E
    Date:11th May 2008 Date:20th April 2008
    Field No.:U133 Field No.:U132
       
    Canavalia rosea Canavalia rosea
   
    Description: Flower and leaves Description: Pod  and leaves
    Location:Wangetti Beach, North Queensland Location:Wangetti Beach, North Queensland
    GPS coordinates:16˚ 39.146S 145˚ 34.063E GPS coordinates:16˚ 39.146S 145˚ 34.063E
    Date::30th June 2013 Date:30th June 2013
    Field No.:2197 Field No.2197
       
    Canavalia rosea Canavalia rosea
   
    Description: Flower Description: Flower
    Location:Trinity Beach foreshore, North Queensland Location:Trinity Beach foreshore, North Queensland
    GPS coordinates:16˚47.460S 145˚42.251E GPS coordinates:16˚47.460S 145˚42.251E
    Date:2nd August 2015 Date:2nd August 2015
    Field No.:3237 Field No.:3237
      Growing with Vigna marina
       

 

Reference {accessed 18th August 2015):

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Canavalia rosea