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Pakistan | Family List | Papilionaceae | Indigofera

Indigofera argentea Burm.f., Fl.Ind. 171. 1768. non Linn. (1771); Cooke, Fl. Bomb. Pres. 1:317.1902; Ali in Bot.Notiser 111:548.1958.

  • Indigofera burmanii Boiss.
  • Indigofera semitrijuga auct. non Forskal: Baker

    Undershrub, up to 60 cm tall, branches numerous, pubescent, hairs appressed as well as glandular. Leaf imparipinnately compound, 0.9-2.6 cm long, petiole c. 4.5-10 mm long. Leaflets 7-11, lateral leaflets subsessile, c. 3.5-4.5 mm long, broadly obovate, obtuse, densely appressed pubescent on both sides. Inflorescence a pedunculate raceme. Pedicel very short. Calyx 2-2.5 mm long, pubescent, teeth c. 1-1.2 mm long. Vexillum c. 5-6 mm long. Fruit c. 9-13 mm long, pubescent, hairs appressed as well as glandular, slightly torulose, generally 4-6 rarely 8-seeded.

    Fl. Per.: Throughout the year.

    Holotype: Persia, ex Herb. Burman f. (G).

    Distribution: Pakistan (Sind, Punjab, Baluchistan); Persia; Arabia; Egypt; Sudan; Somalia; Ethiopia; Libya; Sudan.


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