Lablab purpureus (L.) Sweet Lablab Bean
Hort.Brit. 481 (1827)

Conservation Code: Not threatened
Naturalised Status: Alien to Western Australia
Name Status: Current

Brief Description
Amanda Spooner, Friday 17 August 2007

Short-lived annual or perennial, herb or climber, to 2 m high, to 6 m wide. Fl. white-pink-purple, Mar or Jun to Aug. Sand, clayey loam, limestone. Coastal areas, plains, paddocks, disturbed grounds.


Beard’s Provinces: Eremaean Province, Northern Province, South-West Province.

IBRA Regions: Carnarvon, Central Kimberley, Geraldton Sandplains, Jarrah Forest, Little Sandy Desert, Northern Kimberley, Swan Coastal Plain.

IBRA Subregions: Geraldton Hills, Hart, Mitchell, Perth, Southern Jarrah Forest, Trainor, Wooramel.

IMCRA Regions: Central West Coast.

Local Government Areas (LGAs): Albany, Carnarvon, Christmas Island, Coorow, Derby/west Kimberley, East Pilbara, Greater Geraldton, Halls Creek, South Perth, Swan.