Tangier pea

variants: or less commonly Tangier peavine

Definition of Tangier pea

: a wild pea (Lathyrus tingitanus) of northern Africa resembling the sweet pea and having showy but odorless flowers and pods without wings

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“Tangier pea.” The Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster Inc., https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/Tangier%20pea. Accessed 12 December 2019.

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