Swaziland's Flora Database:
Indigofera schimperi Jaub. & Spach var. schimperi
(name current 2016)
Growth form: Shrub
Found within protected areas
Description (Compton's Flora of Swaziland*):
Indigofera perplexa - Robust shrub, up to 1,8 m high. more or less glandularhairy on stems and pods, thinly silky-hairy on both surfaces of leaflets. Leaves c 10 cm long. Leaflets c eight pairs, oval, c 2 cm long X 1 cm wide. Inflorescence with numerous small flowers, greatly elongating in fruit. Calyx cup-like. c 2 mm long; corolla lake or pink, c 6 mm long. Pod cylindrical, straight, c 3,5 cm long, c 3 mm diam, with several seeds.
* Where species names have changed, these have been matched according to herbarium specimens quoted in this publication.