Botanical name

Indigofera ovata

Family

Fabaceae

Description

Slender, prostrate or trailing shrublet up to 20cm. Leaves 1-foliolate (simple), subsessile, ovate, oblong, smooth, leathery; stipules awl-shaped; flowers in racemes on slender stalks, pink, mauve or red.

Habitat

Mountain fynbos, often high

Flower Date

September to January