The scientific name of the pea plant / Botanical name of pea: Pisum sativum
Family: Fabaceae (also called the Leguminosae family or legum crop)
Note: The scientific name of a pea is also called the botanical name of a pea.
Common names: matar, Batara, garden pea, green pea,
Edible part: – Pod. (Green pod and dry pod)
Native – Eurasia
The Pea plant is a vegetable and pulse crop. Green peas are used as a vegetable and dry peas are used for pulses. It is a seasonal crop. Green peas which are used in vegetables are grown as horticultural crops and dry peas which are used for both pulses and vegetables come under agricultural crops.
“Scientific name for pea plant”
“The botanical name for pea”