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Wild hops (Flemingia strobilifera)

Hahapan or wild hops (Flemingia strobilifera) is a plant species in Fabaceae, perennial flowering, shrubs that grow up to 1.5-2 m tall, woody stems, clustered, ovoid leaves to oblong, 6-15 cm long, 2.5-7 cm width, a bone in the middle with pinnate venation, wavy edges, and green.

F. strobilifera has small white bean-shaped flowers, covered by a pair of bracts, reniform, stemmed, arranged in 2 files along the raceme, like paper, corrugated like a shell, light green and finally turns thin to red when dry.

Dlium Wild hops (Flemingia strobilifera)


Small cylindrical pods release black and red seeds in an explosion. It grows wild in open areas and has a lot of sun or a little shade in secondary forests, road sides, slopes and abandoned land in the tropics. Widely used to treat epilepsy, hysteria and fever.





Kingdom: Plantae
Phylum: Tracheophyta
Subphylum: Angiospermae
Class: Magnoliopsida
Order: Fabales
Family: Fabaceae
Subfamily: Faboideae
Tribe: Phaseoleae
Subtribe: Cajaninae
Genus: Flemingia
Species: Flemingia strobilifera

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