Heath pea: 1 definition
Heath pea means something in biology. If you want to know the exact meaning, history, etymology or English translation of this term then check out the descriptions on this page. Add your comment or reference to a book if you want to contribute to this summary article.
Biology (plants and animals)
Heath pea in English is the name of a plant defined with Lathyrus japonicus in various botanical sources. This page contains potential references in Ayurveda, modern medicine, and other folk traditions or local practices It has the synonym Pisum maritimum var. glabrum Ser. (among others).
Example references for further research on medicinal uses or toxicity (see latin names for full list):
· Fl. Scan. (1835)
· Prodromus Systematis Naturalis Regni Vegetabilis (1825)
· Flora Germanica Excursoria (1832)
· Species Plantarum (1753)
· Flora Bostoniensis (1824)
· Species Plantarum.
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