Swaziland's Flora Database:
Indigofera hedyantha Eckl. & Zeyh.
(name current 2016)
Growth form: Shrub
Found within protected areas
Swaziland distribution: highveld only
Description (Compton's Flora of Swaziland*):
Indigofera hedyantha - Herbaceous perennial, irregular, spreading. Leaf-stalk short ~vith pair of very narrow stipules; usually five leaflets, thinly silky-hairy below, hairless above, c 8 mm long x 2 mm wide. Inflorescence stalk up to 4 cm long; flowers relatively few, arranged closely in bud, axis elongating. Calyx c 3 mm long, lobes pointed; corolla c 1 cm long, lake, keel somewhat hairy.
* Where species names have changed, these have been matched according to herbarium specimens quoted in this publication.