Swaziland's Flora Database:
Mundulea sericea (Willd.) A.Chev. subsp. sericea
(name current 2016)
Growth form: Tree/shrub
Found within protected areas
Swaziland distribution: widespread
Local abundance: occasional
Description (Compton's Flora of Swaziland*):
Mundulea sericea - Shrub, usually c 2 m high. Bark furrowed, corky. Leaves silvery-silky, pinnate with terminal leaflet. Inflorescence raceme. Corolla various shades of blue, violet or mauve; standard large, with short curved stalk. Stamens all united, but upper one free at base; anthers all alike. Ovary stalkless with many ovules, hairy, style incurred. Fruit flat, hairy, edges thickened.
* Where species names have changed, these have been matched according to herbarium specimens quoted in this publication.
Included in Tree Atlas.
Culverwell, J., K.P. Braun (in prep). Mlawula Nature Reserve Annotated Flora Checklist (incomplete, unpublished)