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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. Last Changed: 30-Jan-2019
Species priority site is: North Central Regional PI Station (NC7)
Accessions: 8 (6 active, 1 available) in National Plant Germplasm System (GoogleMap)

Synonyms:

Common names:

Economic Importance:

  • Environmental: ornamental (fide Dict Gard; Zander ed13)
  • Materials:
  • Medicines: folklore (fide CRC MedHerbs ed2; Herbs Commerce ed2)

Distributional Range:

    Native

    Northern America
    • EASTERN CANADA: Canada [Ontario]
    • NORTHEASTERN U.S.A.: United States [Maine (s.w.), Massachusetts, Michigan (s.), New Hampshire (s.), New Jersey, New York (s.e.), Ohio (n.), Pennsylvania, Rhode Island, Vermont (s.), West Virginia, Connecticut]
    • NORTH-CENTRAL U.S.A.: United States [Wisconsin (s.)]
    • SOUTHEASTERN U.S.A.: United States [Delaware, Georgia, Kentucky (e.), Maryland, North Carolina, South Carolina, Virginia, Tennessee]


    Cultivated (also cult.)

References:

  1. Webster's third new international dictionary. (Websters Dict)
  2. Beetle, A. A. Recommended plant names. Univ. Wyoming Agr. Exp. Sta. Res. J. 31 (Names Beetle)
  3. Duke, J. A. et al. CRC Handbook of medicinal herbs (CRC MedHerbs ed2)
  4. Encke, F. et al. Zander: Handwörterbuch der Pflanzennamen, 13. Auflage (Zander ed13)
  5. Huxley, A., ed. The new Royal Horticultural Society dictionary of gardening (Dict Gard)
  6. Isely, D. 1981. Leguminosae of the United States. III. Subfamily Papilionoideae: tribes Sophoreae, Podalyrieae, and Loteae Mem. New York Bot. Gard. 25(3):87.
  7. Isely, D. Native and naturalized Leguminosae (Fabaceae) of the United States (exclusive of Alaska and Hawaii) (Leg US)
  8. Jones, G. N. & G. D. Fuller Vascular plants of Illinois. (F IllJones)
  9. Kartesz, J. T. A synonymized checklist of the vascular flora of the United States, Canada, and Greenland. (L US Can ed2)
  10. Liberty Hyde Bailey Hortorium Hortus third. (Hortus 3)
  11. McGuffin, M., J. T. Kartesz, A. Y. Leung, & A. O. Tucker Herbs of commerce, ed. 2 (Herbs Commerce ed2)
  12. Munro, D. B. Canadian poisonous plants information system (on-line resource). (Can Poison Pl)
  13. Personal Care Products Council International Nomenclature Cosmetic Ingredient (INCI)
  14. Radford, A. E. et al. Manual of the vascular flora of the Carolinas. (F Carolin)
  15. Radford, A. E. et al., eds. Vascular flora of the southeastern United States. (F SE US)
  16. Scoggan, H. J. The flora of Canada, 4 vol. (F Canada)
  17. Turner, B. L. 2006. Overview of the genus Baptisia (Leguminosae) (Phytologia) 88:255-256.
  18. Wofford, B. E. Database of Tennessee vascular plants (on-line resource). (Atlas Tenn Online)

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 16 June 2019.