Indigofera sphaerocarpon

A shrubby plant of southeastern Arizona and adjacent New Mexico, one of the few legumes with red flowers. The fruits are small and more or less spherical.

Flowers near Herb Martyr in the Chiricahua Mts., 9/4/06.

An inflorescence in the Chiricahuas, 9/4/06.

Leaves & portion of an inflorescence near Herb Martyr, 9/4/06

Plant habit near Herb Martyr, 9/4/06.

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