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Canavalia maritima - Bay bean Common name: bay bean, beach bean, friol de playa, Mackenzie bean.
Family: Fabaceae (pea family).

Bay bean is normally a ground vine that climbs in small trees.
It has elliptic leaves and small racemes of purple flowers.
The fruits are woody pods.
The active ingredient in this plant is L-Betonicine.
Bay bean is smoked in Mexico as a legal substitute for Marijuana.

Hardiness: USDA zone 9 - 11.
Propagation: seeds.
Culture: full sun, light shade, moist soil.
Plant in frost free spots.

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Item Description Unit Price Quantity

Canavalia maritima seeds 1 packet (12 seeds) US$ 2.85

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