Botanical name

Psoralea affinis

Family

Fabaceae

Description

Slender, erect shrub to 3m. Leaves 5-9-foliolate, leaflets narrowly oblong to thread like, subtended by small stipules; bears small clusters of blue flowers, scented, on stalks to 45mm long; densely black-haired calyx; old inflorescenses persistent.

Habitat

Mountain, lowland and coastal fynbos, often in marshy areas

Flower Date

September to January