Species Lessertia physodes Eckl. & Zeyh. (Lessertia sp.)

Biological classification:
  • kingdom: Plantae
  • - phylum: Tracheophyta
  • -- class: Magnoliopsida
  • --- order: Fabales
  • ---- family: Fabaceae
  • ----- species: Lessertia physodes
Characteristics:shrub, 1m tall, leaves are pinnately compound, the leaflets are linear-oblong and hairy below, the flowers are shaped like typical pea-flowers, fruit is an infated hairless pod
References:Van Rooyen et al. 2001: 68
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