The Purple Hyacinth Bean – Ornamental Edible, With Caution

The hyacinth bean vine is covered with long racemes of pea-type deep pink flowers, followed by dark reddish-purple pods. A vine will quickly cover a post or arbor, and it’s beautiful both in flower and fruit. The plant is also known as lablab or Mochai Payeer or bataw. They are popular in India, Myanmar, Singapore,