Swaziland's Flora Database:
Galactia tenuiflora (Willd.) Wight & Arn. var. villosa (Wight & Arn.) Benth.
(name current 2016)
Growth form: Climber
Restricted distribution within southern Africa
Found within protected areas
Swaziland abundance: rare
Swaziland distribution: one locality
Description (Compton's Flora of Swaziland*):
Galactia tenuiflora - Slender herbaceous twiner or trailer thinly hairy throughout. Leaf stalk c 2,5 cm long; leaflets three, oval, terminal stalked, c 4,5 cm long x 2 cm wide, laterals slightly smaller. Inflorescence rather loose, flower-stalk c 3 mm long; calyx c 5 mm long, lobes longer than tube, two upper nearly or quite joined; corolla yellow or pink, c 1 cm long, petals all shortly stalked; anthers all alike. Pod flattened, slightly curved, beaked, c 4 cm long X 5 mm wide, thinly hairy, c four-seeded.
* Where species names have changed, these have been matched according to herbarium specimens quoted in this publication.