Lens culinaris Medik. (Syn: Ervum lens Wall.; Vicia lens (L.) Cosson & Germ.; Vicia pisicarpa H. Lév.;           Ervum lens L.; Lens esculenta Moench; Lens lens Huth; Vicia lens (L.) Coss. & Germ.;                (=) Cicer lens (L.) Willd.; (=) Lentilla lens (L.) W. Wight ex D. Fairchild); 
 


The lentil (Lens culinaris) (International Feed Number, 5-02-506) is an edible pulse/bean.

It is a bushy annual plant of the legume family, grown for its lens-shaped seeds. It is about 40 centimetres (16 in) tall and the seeds grow in pods, usually with two seeds in each (Ref. Wikipedia

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Illustration of the lentil plant, 1885
Original book source: Prof. Dr. Otto Wilhelm Thomé Flora von Deutschland, Österreich und der Schweiz 1885, Gera, Germany; Permission granted to use under GFDL by Kurt Stueber


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Jan2015sk15 Hooghly – Lens culinaris Medik. : 1 post by 1 author. Attachments (4)
Cultivated here, in small scale.


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This culinary herb was shot from Morni HillsLens culinaris ..


 

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Masoor :: Nashik :: ARKFEB-10 : 3 posts by 2 authors. Attachments (6)

Saw many masoor fields near Saptashrungi, Nashik in Feb 2017. They were in harvest stage.
Is this Lens culinaris?


Yes, … I also think close to the images at Lens culinaris


 

 

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