Index
Kromme-Geelhout-Database

Species details

Genus

Genus : Indigofera
Family: Fabaceae (Dicotyledon)
Taxon : Flowering plant
Group : Plant

SPECIES
heterophylla
NOTES

A sprawling shrublet with furrowed stems and leaves which are pinnately or digitately 3-foliolate. The leaflets are thinly hairy and sharply tipped while the stipules are setaceous and recurved or spreading.


AUTHORITY
Thunb.
Sub Author
Conservation
Common
Habit
Dwarf shrub
Land Invertebrate
n/a 


Colour
Notes: Flowers in racemes on robust peduncles. Calyx thinly hairy and up to 3 times as long as the tube. The ovary and back of the standard are hairy
Colour: Red
Notes: Flowers may be more orange than red
Colour: Orange
Common Name
None known
Habitat
NOTES: Grows in the fynbos
HABITAT NAME: Veld
Uses
None known
None
Months
May
June
July
August
September
October
November
January
February
Synonyms for Species
Indigofera adscendens
Indigofera candicans



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