Crotalaria dissitiflora

Crotalaria dissitiflora

(Grey Rattlepod)

FAMILY

Fabaceae

Species

Crotalaria dissitiflora

Common name

Rattlepod, Grey Rattlepod

Flower colour; life form

Flowers yellow. Erect to semi-prostrate herb to 30 cm tall

Distinguishing features

Stems erect to semi-prostrate, usually pubescent, leaves with 3 leaflets, terminal leaflet 1.5-3.5 cm long, laterals shorter. Flowers in racemes, pea-shaped, corolla yellow. Pods brown 1.5-3 cm long, pubescent; seeds yellow.

Scan of Crotalaria