African Plant Database

Indigofera dimidiata Vogel ex Walp.
Protologue : Linnean 1: 523 (1839)
Information on the genus : Indigofera
Status for SA : accepted (present)
Status for TA : accepted (present)
Synonym(s) Heterotypic
=Indigofera dimidiata var. laxior Baker f. (1920)
Ecology and distribution
Trop. Afr.
Biology : Slender, perennial herb, herbaceous, decumbent, very sparsely strigillose; stems subsimple, 30-60 cm long.
Ecology : Probably in grassland; 2100-2200 m alt.
  S. Africa.
  Very distinct from all other tropical African Indigofera for the almost glabrous corolla.

Bibliography for Tropical Africa :
  • Exell, A. & Wild, H. (2012). Flora Zambesiaca: Mozambique, Federation of Rhodesia and Nyasaland, Bechuanaland Protectorate. London Kew 3(4): 28

Bibliography for Southern Africa :
  • Wild Flrs Rhodesia : (1976).
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