Indigofera miniata Ortega
Scarlet Pea, Coastal indigo, Texas Indigo, Western indigo
Fabaceae (Pea Family)USDA Symbol: INMI
USDA Native Status: L48 (N)
Specimen & Label Data
Location: 8.8 km W of Helotes on Hwy 16, On N side of right-of-way.
Habitat: Stoney/gravelly soil, in full sun.
Description: Prostrate plant, very difficult to dig out. Stems radiate on surface from taproot. Leaves pinnately compound; flower pea-like and pink.
Collector: Mike Fox
Collection Date: Apr 27, 1994
Specimen number: 88
Herbarium Owner: NPSOT
Herbarium ID: 0787
Accession Date: May 28, 1994
Accession Number: 59 Annotations: SCXRB (In flower)