go to City of Townsville go to City of Thuringowa go to Burdekin Shire go to Hinchinbrook Shire go to Cardwell Shire
Tropical North Queensland
Natural Assets Database back to Natural Assets home

Vegetation Database .. detailed information
forest indigo
Indigofera pratensis

Plant Family :Fabaceae
Plant Form :shrub
Growth Habit :Perennial, woody herb 60-100cm tall.
Fruiting Season :Flowering period September to May.
Description :A native legume.
Distribution :Queensland and Northern Territory, where rainfall is greater than 500mm. Usually sandy surface soils in eucalypt woodlands.
Introduced :No
Seen North Qld :  Yes

      Additional info ..locations seen (7)  ..   habitats seen (4)  ..    

      Sponsored by Townsville City Council
      and Townsville Enterprise