Swaziland's Flora Database:
Eriosema psoraleoides (Lam.) G.Don
(name current 2016)
Shrubby Yellow Eriosema
Growth form: Shrub
Found within protected areas
Swaziland distribution: various
Description (Compton's Flora of Swaziland*):
Eriosema psoraleoides - Tall, erect, handsome, many-leaved, shrubby, up to 2 m or more high, densely grey-hairy on stems and lower leaf surface, thinly hairy on upper leaf-surface. Leaves very shortly stalked. Leaflets three, lance-shaped, blunt, c 6 cm long x 1,2 cm wide, tipped with minute point. Flowers numerous, densely set on terminal rather short-stalked inflorescence; calyx c 6 mm long, lobes broad; corolla c 1,2 cm long, yellow. Pod shaggy, c 1,5 cm long X 8 mm wide.
* Where species names have changed, these have been matched according to herbarium specimens quoted in this publication.
Included in Tree Atlas.