African Plant Database

Indigofera hewittii Baker f.
Protologue : London J. Bot. 71: 341 (1933)
Information on the genus : Indigofera
Status for TA : accepted (present)
Synonym(s) Heterotypic
=Indigofera dehniae Merxm. (1951)
Ecology and distribution
Trop. Afr.
Biology : Suberect, slender, annual herb ± 25 cm tall, with slender glandular peduncles, few-flowered; root fusiform, short, weak, slightly and shortly ramose;
Ecology : Roadside; vlei and veldt on granite quartzite soil; 1220 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): 193
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see under Jstor_African Plant Initiative
see under Flora of Mozambique
see under Flora of Zimbabwe
carte afrique num 65398
Record n°65398
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