More or less erect, branched herb, up to 60 cm tall. Leaves alternate, sub-opposite or clustered, linear to narrowly lanceolate, 1-4.5 cm long, slightly fleshy; margin entire. Flowers greenish-white, in a fairly compact terminal umbel-like inflorescence. Fruit splitting into 2 mericarps, c. 13 mm in diameter, flattened, round, surrounded by a radiately veined wing up to 5 mm wide.
Copyright: Mark Hyde, Bart Wursten, Petra Ballings and Meg Coates Palgrave, 2002-16
Hyde, M.A., Wursten, B.T., Ballings, P. & Coates Palgrave, M.(2016). Flora of Zimbabwe: Species information: Limeum pterocarpum var. pterocarpum. http://www.zimbabweflora.co.zw/speciesdata/species.php?species_id=122790, retrieved 28 June 2016