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Taxon: Baptisia tinctoria (L.) R. Br.

Genus: Baptisia
Family: Fabaceae (alt. Leguminosae) subfamily: Faboideae tribe: Thermopsideae. Also placed in: Papilionaceae
Nomen number: 6490
Place of publication: W. T. Aiton, Hortus kew. ed. 2, 3:6. 1811 (É. P. Ventenat, Dec. gen. nov. 9. 1808, nom. inval.)
Comments:
  • Ventenat did not make this combination, he cited Sophora tinctoria L. under Baptisia
  • the generic treatment and species description in Hortus kewensis is attributed to "Brown mss." so he is the author of the name fide Melbourne ICN Art. 46 Ex. 23
Name verified on: 14-Jul-2014 by ARS Systematic Botanists. Last updated: 14-Jul-2014
Species priority site is: North Central Regional PI Station (NC7).
Accessions: 3 in National Plant Germplasm System.
  • all available ) NPGS accessions. or .
  • all available ) NPGS accessions by country.
  • Check PlantSearch database of Botanic Gardens Conservation International for possible non-NPGS germplasm.


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Distributional range:

      Native: (links to other web resources are provided for some distributions)
  • NORTHERN AMERICA (Check conservation status in U.S. & Canada in NatureServe Explorer database)
    Eastern Canada: Canada - Ontario
    Northeastern U.S.A.: United States - Connecticut, Maine [s.w.], Massachusetts, Michigan [s.], New Hampshire [s.], New Jersey, New York [s.e.], Ohio [n.], Pennsylvania, Rhode Island, Vermont [s.], West Virginia
    North-Central U.S.A.: United States - Wisconsin [s.]
    Southeastern U.S.A.: United States - Delaware, Georgia, Kentucky [e.], Maryland, North Carolina, South Carolina, Tennessee, Virginia

      Cultivated:
  • also cultivated

References:

  • Beetle, A. A. 1970. Recommended plant names. Univ. Wyoming Agr. Exp. Sta. Res. J. 31.
  • Duke, J. A. et al. 2002. CRC Handbook of medicinal herbs.
  • Encke, F. et al. 1984. Zander: Handwörterbuch der Pflanzennamen, 13. Auflage.
  • Huxley, A., ed. 1992. The new Royal Horticultural Society dictionary of gardening.
  • Isely, D. 1981. Leguminosae of the United States. III. Subfamily Papilionoideae: tribes Sophoreae, Podalyrieae, and Loteae. Mem. New York Bot. Gard. 25(3):87. [lists as B. tinctoria (L.) Vent.].
  • Isely, D. 1998. Native and naturalized Leguminosae (Fabaceae) of the United States (exclusive of Alaska and Hawaii).
  • Jones, G. N. & G. D. Fuller. 1955. Vascular plants of Illinois. [lists as B. tinctoria (L.) Vent.].
  • Kartesz, J. T. 1994. A synonymized checklist of the vascular flora of the United States, Canada, and Greenland.
  • Liberty Hyde Bailey Hortorium. 1976. Hortus third. [lists as B. tinctoria (L.) Vent.].
  • McGuffin, M., J. T. Kartesz, A. Y. Leung, & A. O. Tucker. 2000. Herbs of commerce, ed. 2.
  • Munro, D. B. Canadian poisonous plants information system (on-line resource).
  • Radford, A. E. et al., eds. 1980–. Vascular flora of the southeastern United States.
  • Radford, A. E. et al. 1964. Manual of the vascular flora of the Carolinas.
  • Scoggan, H. J. 1978–1979. The flora of Canada, 4 vol.
  • Turner, B. L. 2006. Overview of the genus Baptisia (Leguminosae). Phytologia 88:255–256.
  • Webster's third new international dictionary.
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Check other web resources for Baptisia tinctoria (L.) R. Br.:

  • PLANTS: USDA-NRCS Database of Plants of the United States and its Territories
  • BONAP: North American Plant Atlas of the Biota of North America Program
  • TROPICOS: Nomenclatural and Specimen Database of the Missouri Botanical Garden
  • ILDIS: International Legume Database and Information Service
  • Mansfeld: Mansfeld's World Database of Agricultural and Horticultural Crops
  • ePIC: Electronic Plant Information Centre of Royal Botanic Gardens, Kew
  • AGRICOLA: Article Citation Database or NAL Catalog of USDA's National Agricultural Library
  • Entrez: NCBI's search engine for PubMed citations, GenBank sequences, etc.

Images or nodulation data:

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  • Check PlantSystematics.org for additional images
  • Google Images Images Note: Be advised that their identity may be inaccurate. Proper identification of a plant may require specialized taxonomic knowledge or comparison with properly documented herbarium material.

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Germplasm Resources Information Network - (GRIN) [Online Database].
National Germplasm Resources Laboratory, Beltsville, Maryland.
URL: http://www.ars-grin.gov/cgi-bin/npgs/html/taxon.pl?6490 (22 August 2014)

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