Tephrosia is a genus of flowering plants in the pea family, Fabaceae. The generic name is derived from the Greek word, meaning "ash-colored," referring to the greyish tint given to the leaves by their dense trichomes.
Woody shrub to 0.5m, 5 pairs of leaves with bristle at tip & heart shaped stipule, purple pea flowers in Summer-Autumn. Sow Spring.
USDA Zone - 8
Season to Sow - Spring
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