Lablab: Chiang Dao
Lablab purpureus is capable of growing in a wide range of climatic conditions and soil types, depending upon the variety chosen. It is widely cultivated throughout the tropics and subtropics and occurs wild in tropical Africa (including Madagascar) and India. The palatability of lablab surpasses that of velvet beans or jack beans.
'Chiang Dao' is a white field lablab with white flowers collected by ECHO asia staff from Chiang Dao district in Thailand.