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

 
Genus: Baptisia
Family: Fabaceae (alt.Leguminosae)
Subfamily: Faboideae
Tribe: Thermopsideae
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.)
Link to protologue:
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 (see Shenzhen ICN Art. 46 Ex. 25)
Name Verified on: 14-Jul-2014 by ARS Systematic Botanists.
Accessions: 8 (6 active, 1 available) in National Plant Germplasm System (Map)

Autonyms (not in current use) and synonyms:

(≡ homotypic synonym, = heterotypic synonym, - autonym)

Common names:

Economic Importance:

  • Environmental: ornamental (fide Dict Gard; Zander ed13)
  • Materials:
  • Medicines: folklore; folklore

Distributional Range:

    Native

    Northern America
    • 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 cult.)

References:

  1. Beetle, A. A. 1970. Recommended plant names. Univ. Wyoming Agr. Exp. Sta. Res. J. 31
  2. Duke, J. A. et al. 2002. CRC Handbook of medicinal herbs
  3. Encke, F. et al. 1984. Zander: Handwörterbuch der Pflanzennamen, 13. Auflage
  4. Huxley, A., ed. 1992. The new Royal Horticultural Society dictionary of gardening
  5. Isely, D. 1981. Leguminosae of the United States. III. Subfamily Papilionoideae: tribes Sophoreae, Podalyrieae, and Loteae. Mem. New York Bot. Gard. 25(3):87. Note: lists as Baptisia tinctoria (L.) Vent.
  6. Isely, D. 1998. Native and naturalized Leguminosae (Fabaceae) of the United States (exclusive of Alaska and Hawaii)
  7. Jones, G. N. & G. D. Fuller. 1955. Vascular plants of Illinois. Note: lists as Baptisia tinctoria (L.) Vent.
  8. Kartesz, J. T. 1994. A synonymized checklist of the vascular flora of the United States, Canada, and Greenland.
  9. Liberty Hyde Bailey Hortorium. 1976. Hortus third. Note: lists as Baptisia tinctoria (L.) Vent.
  10. McGuffin, M., J. T. Kartesz, A. Y. Leung, & A. O. Tucker. 2000. Herbs of commerce, ed. 2 American Herbal Products Association, Silver Spring, Maryland.
  11. Munro, D. B. Canadian poisonous plants information system (on-line resource).
  12. Personal Care Products Council. INCI
  13. Radford, A. E. et al., eds. 1980-. Vascular flora of the southeastern United States.
  14. Radford, A. E. et al. 1964. Manual of the vascular flora of the Carolinas.
  15. Scoggan, H. J. 1978-1979. The flora of Canada, 4 vol.
  16. Turner, B. L. 2006. Overview of the genus Baptisia (Leguminosae). Phytologia 88:255-256.
  17. Wofford, B. E. Database of Tennessee vascular plants (on-line resource). URL: https://herbarium.utk.edu/vascular/vascular-database.php?CategoryID=Dicots&FamilyID=Fabaceae&GenusID=Baptisia&SpeciesID=tinctoria target='_blank'
  18. 1961. Webster's third new international dictionary.

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 & Information Service
  • Mansfeld: Mansfeld's World Databas 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.
  • PubAg: USDA's National Agricultural Library database of full-text journal articles and citations on the agricultural sciences.

Cite as: USDA, Agricultural Research Service, National Plant Germplasm System. 2019. Germplasm Resources Information Network (GRIN-Taxonomy).
National Germplasm Resources Laboratory, Beltsville, Maryland. URL: https://npgsweb.ars-grin.gov/gringlobal/taxonomydetail.aspx?6490. Accessed 18 September 2019.