Bright red to purple, facing upwards, bracts similar to stipules, but smaller.
Calyx hairy with long white hairs, corolla slightly longer than the calyx.
Fruit : Pods falcate, the upper suture straight, the lower one deeply indented, joints 3-5, hairy with hooked hairs and somewhat reticulately veined, the pods are often invisible on the living plant as they are covered by the prostrate branches and leaves.
Flowering and Fruiting Time : Throughout the year.
The fresh leaves or a paste made of them is applied to indolent sores and ulcers.