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A little blue flower with many different names

We usually say Anchan, or Blue Pea. There are many other common names for the Clitoria Ternatea flower.

Family: Fabaceae (Leguminosae) or pea family

Blue Pea Flowers (Clitoria Ternatea / Anchan) Growing on a bush in Northern Thailand.


  • Anchan
  • Blue-pea
  • Bluebellvine
  • Cordofan pea
  • Darwin pea
  • Asian pigeonwings
  • Butterfly pea
  • Blue pea flower
  • Blue Chai

Do you have any other names for the Blue Pea Flower? Let us know in the comments.

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