African Plant Database


Indigofera garckeana Vatke
Family : FABACEAE
Protologue : Oesterr. Bot. Z. 29: 221 (1879)
Information on the genus : Indigofera
 
 
Status
Status for TA : accepted (present)
 
Synonym(s) Heterotypic
=Indigofera rhynchocarpa var. quadrangularis Berhaut
=Indigofera tetragona J.-P. Lebrun & Taton
 
Ecology and distribution
Trop. Afr.
Biology : Softy woody shrub 1-3 m tall, but sometimes flowering on much shorter coppiced shoots; stems 3-4-angled or winged, strigulose or pubescent.
Ecology : Scattered-trees grassland; deciduous, Brachystegia woodland; wooded savanna or open forest on sand; under slight shade on tamped soil; bushland; 550-1950 m alt.

Bibliography for Tropical Africa :
  • Exell, A. & Wild, H. (2012). Flora Zambesiaca: Mozambique, Federation of Rhodesia and Nyasaland, Bechuanaland Protectorate. London Kew 3(4): 117
  • Darbyshire, I. Kordofami, M. & al. (2015). The plants of Sudan and south Sudan, An annoted checklist. Kew Publishing

Bibliography for Southern Africa :
  • Kew Bull. 53: 651-668 (1998)
 
More info on :
see under Jstor_African Plant Initiative
see under Flore d'Afrique Centrale
see under The International Plant Name Index
see under Flora of Mozambique
see under Flora of Zimbabwe
 
Map
carte afrique num 65391
 
Record n°65391
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