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Crotalaria schinzii Baker f.
Family : FABACEAE
Information on the genus : Crotalaria
 
 
Status
Status for SA : accepted (present)
Status for TA : accepted (present)
 
Ecology and distribution
Trop. Afr.
Biology : Small perennial herb with trailing slender laxly branched, densely spreading hairy branches 20-60 cm long; racemes leaf-opposed, lax, few-many-flowered; bracteoles just below calyx; standard veined purple outside;
Ecology : Woodland, wooded grassland (Limpopo valley basin); 100-1000 m alt.
  Botswana, S. Africa (Natal).
  Locality in Zambia (Chinsaly District, Richards 10685) uncertain, probably representing a new species [appearing as C. sp. A (Nr. 84) sensu Polhill in Fl. Zambes. 3/7: 149, 2003].

Bibliography for Southern Africa :
  • Bothalia 2: 386 (1927).
  • Bothalia 3: 237 (1937).
 
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