A feature of Pedigree breeding is that every cross-pollination must be labelled, and this is very labour-intensive. With population breeding, labelling is unnecessary and this labour-saving can be devoted to more useful activities, such as the screening of larger numbers of crosses. Labiate

A member of the botanical family Labiateae. Lablab bean

See: Lablab niger. Lablab niger

The bovanist bean, Egyptian bean, Indian bean, etc. This is a suitable crop for amateur breeders in warm countries working with recurrent mass selection and horizontal resistance.

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