Swaziland's Flora Database:
Lobelia eurypoda E.Wimm. var. eurypoda
(name current 2016)
Growth form: Herb
Restricted distribution within southern Africa
Found within protected areas
Swaziland distribution: highveld only
Description (Compton's Flora of Swaziland*):
Lobelia eurypoda - Leafy stems often prostrate; inflorescences erect, often much elongated. Leaf-stalk none or very short; blade oval, shaggy-hairy, veins prominent beneath, c 3,5 cm long x 1,5 cm wide, with numerous short teeth, blunt or pointed. Inflorescence axis sometimes up to 50 cm long, flowers widely spaced, short-stalked, inconspicuous, c 7 mm long, colour usually dingy.
* Where species names have changed, these have been matched according to herbarium specimens quoted in this publication.