When did groundnuts become perennials?

by Jeremy Cherfas on September 29, 2012

The caption reads “Groundnuts are among the many perennials African farmers can plant to improve soil”.

Dear IFPRI

Have you managed to turn groundnuts (Arachis hypogea) into a perennial? Or are you confused perhaps by the difference between perennials and nitrogen-fixing legumes, some of which are indeed perennial?

Your pals

Agro.biodiver.se

P.S. Linking to an article behind a paywall doesn’t make a huge amount of sense either.

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