African Plant Database


Indigofera setiflora Baker
Family : FABACEAE
Protologue : Fl. Trop. Afr. [Oliver et al.] 2: 90 (1871)
Information on the genus : Indigofera
 
 
Status
Status for SA : accepted (present)
Status for TA : accepted (present)
 
Synonym(s) Homotypic
 Indigofera setiflora Baker var. setiflora
 
Synonym(s) Heterotypic
=Indigofera accepta N.E. Br. (1925)
 
Taxon infra-specific
Indigofera setiflora var. corbyi Schrire (2012)
Indigofera setiflora Baker var. setiflora
 
Ecology and distribution
Trop. Afr.
Biology : Erect copiously branched herbaceous perennial herb; stems reddish, softly setose, 2à-60 cm tall, with slender finely grey-hispid branches that arise from a woody rootstock.
Ecology : Exposed grassy somewhat sandy places; borders of forests; deciduous woodland, especially on gritty soil; 900 m alt.
  Varies greatly.
  S. Africa.

Bibliography for Tropical Africa :
  • Exell, A. & Wild, H. (2012). Flora Zambesiaca: Mozambique, Federation of Rhodesia and Nyasaland, Bechuanaland Protectorate. London Kew 3(4): 84
 
More info on :
see under Jstor_African Plant Initiative
see under The International Plant Name Index
see under Flora of Mozambique
see under Flora of Zimbabwe
 
Map
carte afrique num 65271
 
Record n°65271
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