Austral Indigo

Scientific NameIndogofera australis
Size and formAn attractive and open shrub 1-2m high and 1-2m wide.
Flowers, leaves and fruitA long inflorescence of striking, pink-purple pea flowers occurs from September to November. Fruit is a narrow pod. The pinnate leaves are dark blue-green with elliptic and pointed leaflets.
Growing conditionsPrefers well-drained soils in a semi-shade position. Often planted under trees or in a sheltered situation.