Heterosamara galpinii (Hook.f.) Paiva
(name current 2016)
Red Data Book Information:
Status: LR lc
Distribution: Devils Bridge, Kings Forest (Bulembu)
In South Africa, it has been categorised as Rare and even Endangered in previous RDLs. Occurs in unprotected small localities.
Also in South Africa.
Description (Compton's Flora of Swaziland*):
Polygala galpinii - Slender open shrub, often 1 m or more high, thinly hairy. Leaf-stalk c 1 cm long; blade oval, tapering to long narrow point, up to 9 cm long x 4 cm wide. Inflorescence terminal or lateral elongated raceme. Flowers opening few at a time; stalk c 5 mm long; wings pink or mauve, c 1,2 cm long x 6 mm wide.
* Where species names have changed, these have been matched according to herbarium specimens quoted in this publication.