Swaziland's Flora Database:
Heliotropium nelsonii C.H.Wright
(name current 2016)
Growth form: Herb
Found within protected areas
Swaziland distribution: lowveld only
Description (Compton's Flora of Swaziland*):
Heliotropium steudneri - Erect shrublet up to 50 cm high, thinly shortly rough-hairy throughout. Leaves alternate, often almost opposite, narrow lance-shaped, tapering to both ends, blunt, up to 5 cm long x 5 mm wide. Inflorescences single or forked, up to 10 cm long; flowers closely set, c 7 mm long x 5 mm diam, corolla white.
* Where species names have changed, these have been matched according to herbarium specimens quoted in this publication.