African Plant Database


Indigofera sordida Benth. ex Harv.
Family : FABACEAE
Protologue : Fl. Cap. (Harvey) 2: 190 (1862) 
Information on the genus : Indigofera
 
 
Status
Status for SA : accepted (present)
Status for TA : accepted (present)
 
Ecology and distribution
Trop. Afr.
Biology : Plant with a thick woody rootstock from which arise numerous stems 30-45 cm tall, half herbaceous, terete, subsimple or branched from below; every part of the plant covered with gland-tipped short bristles.
Ecology : Ecology unknown in tropical Africa; bushveld, often in sandy soil and along roadsides in S. Africa.
  Botswana, 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): 208
 
More info on :
see under Jstor_African Plant Initiative
see under Flora of Zimbabwe
 
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