Rosary pea or crab's eyes
Leguminosae (Fabaceae) Family
Description: This plant is a vine with alternate compound leaves, light purple flowers, and beautiful seeds that are red and black.
This plant is one of the most dangerous plants. One seed may contain enough poison to kill an adult.
Habitat and Distribution: This is a common weed in parts of Africa, southern Florida, Hawaii, Guam, the Caribbean, and Central and South America.
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