Taxon: Amorpha fruticosa L.

 
Genus: Amorpha
Family: Fabaceae (alt.Leguminosae)
Subfamily: Faboideae
Tribe: Amorpheae
Nomen number: 2937
Place of publication: Sp. pl. 2:713. 1753
Link to protologue:
Typification:
Name Verified on: 12-Feb-1988 by ARS Systematic Botanists. Last Changed: 09-May-2011
Species priority site is: Western Regional PI Station (W6)
Accessions: 39 in National Plant Germplasm System (GoogleMap)

Synonyms:

Common names:

  • bastard indigo-bush  (Source: F Florida) - English
  • bastard-indigo  (Source: Hortus 3) - English
  • false indigo  (Source: Hortus 3) - English
  • indigo-bush  (Source: Hortus 3) - English
  • faux indigo  (Source: UPOV) - French
  • Bastardindigo  (Source: Zander ed14) - German
  • falso índigo  (Source: UPOV) - Spanish
  • segelbuske  (Source: Kulturvaxtdatabas) - Swedish
  • zi sui huai  (Source: F ChinaEng) - Transcribed Chinese
  • jogjebissari  (Source: F Korea) - Transcribed Korean
  • waessalinamu  (Source: Genet Res Crop Evol) - Transcribed Korean

Economic Importance:

  • Environmental: ornamental (fide Dict Gard; Invasive Pl Spec)
  • Weed: ()

Distributional Range:

    Native

    Northern America
    • WESTERN CANADA: Canada [Manitoba (s.e.)]
    • NORTHEASTERN U.S.A.: United States [Connecticut, Indiana, Maine (s.), Massachusetts, Michigan (s.), New Hampshire, New York, Ohio, Pennsylvania, Vermont, West Virginia]
    • NORTH-CENTRAL U.S.A.: United States [Illinois, Iowa, Kansas, Minnesota, Missouri, Nebraska, North Dakota, Oklahoma, South Dakota, Wisconsin]
    • NORTHWESTERN U.S.A.: United States [Colorado, Wyoming (e.)]
    • SOUTHEASTERN U.S.A.: United States [Alabama, Arkansas, Florida, Georgia, Kentucky, Louisiana, Maryland, Mississippi, North Carolina, South Carolina, Tennessee, Virginia]
    • SOUTH-CENTRAL U.S.A.: United States [New Mexico, Texas]
    • SOUTHWESTERN U.S.A.: United States [Arizona, California (s.w.)]
    • NORTHERN MEXICO: Mexico [Baja Norte, Chihuahua, Sonora]


    Cultivated (also cult.)

    Naturalized

    Africa
    • WESTERN INDIAN OCEAN: Mauritius

    Asia-Temperate
    • WESTERN ASIA: Iraq
    • CAUCASUS: Azerbaijan
    • SIBERIA: Russian Federation [Kurgan]
    • MIDDLE ASIA: Kazakhstan, Kyrgyzstan, Tajikistan, Turkmenistan, Uzbekistan
    • RUSSIAN FAR EAST: Russian Federation [Primorye]
    • CHINA: China
    • EASTERN ASIA: Korea

    Asia-Tropical
    • INDIAN SUBCONTINENT: India, Pakistan

    Europe
    • EASTERN EUROPE: Russian Federation-European part [European part]
    • Europe

    Northern America
    • NORTHWESTERN U.S.A.: United States [Idaho (s.w.)]

    Southern America
    • SOUTHERN SOUTH AMERICA: Argentina (n.)


References:

  1. Aldén, B., S. Ryman, & M. Hjertson Svensk Kulturväxtdatabas, SKUD (Swedish Cultivated and Utility Plants Database; online resource on www.skud.info). 2012 (Kulturvaxtdatabas)
  2. Burkart, A. E., ed. Flora ilustrada de Entre Rios. (F EntreR)
  3. Chester, E. W. et al. Atlas of Tennessee vascular plants. (Atlas Tenn)
  4. Correll, D. S. & M. C. Johnston Manual of the vascular plants of Texas. 1970 (F Tex)
  5. Cronquist, A. et al. Intermountain flora. (Intermt F)
  6. Encke, F. et al. Zander: Handwörterbuch der Pflanzennamen, 14. Auflage. 1993 (Zander ed14)
  7. Greuter, W. et al., eds. Med-Checklist. (L Medit)
  8. Hoang, H.-D. et al. 1997. Additional notes to the checklist of Korean cultivated plants (5). Consolidated summary and indexes Genet. Resources Crop Evol. 44:354.
  9. Huxley, A., ed. The new Royal Horticultural Society dictionary of gardening. 1992 (Dict Gard)
  10. International Legume Database & Information Service International Legume Database and Information Service (on-line resource). (ILDIS)
  11. Lee, Y. N. Flora of Korea. (F Korea)
  12. Liberty Hyde Bailey Hortorium Hortus third. (Hortus 3)
  13. Magee, D. W. & H. E. Ahles Flora of the Northeast. A manual of the vascular flora of New England and adjacent New York. (F NE US)
  14. McGregor, R. L. et al. (The Great Plains Flora Association) Atlas of the Flora of the Great Plains. (Atlas GPlains)
  15. Mohlenbrock, R. H. Guide to the vascular flora of Illinois. (F IllMohl)
  16. Mun-Chan, B. et al. 1986. A checklist of the Korean cultivated plants (Kulturpflanze) 34:77
  17. Office of the Union UPOV: International Union for the Protection of New Varieties of Plants. List of the taxa protected by the members of the Union. 2009 (UPOV)
  18. Personal Care Products Council International Nomenclature Cosmetic Ingredient (INCI)
  19. Radford, A. E. et al. Manual of the vascular flora of the Carolinas. (F Carolin)
  20. Rhoads, A. F. & W. M. Klein, Jr. The vascular flora of Pennsylvannia. Annotated checklist and atlas. (L Penn)
  21. Scoggan, H. J. The flora of Canada, 4 vol. (F Canada)
  22. Weber, E. Invasive plant species of the world: a reference guide to environmental weeds. 2003 (Invasive Pl Spec)
  23. Wilbur, R. L. 1975. A revision of the North American genus Amorpha (Leguminosae-Psoraleae) (Rhodora) 77:397.
  24. Wu Zheng-yi & P. H. Raven et al., eds. Flora of China (English edition). (F ChinaEng)
  25. Wunderlin, R. P. Guide to the vascular plants of Florida. 1998 (F Florida)
  26. Yakovlev, G. P. et al. Legumes of Northern Eurasia. 1996 (Leg NEurasia)

Check other web resources for Amorpha fruticosa L. :

  • 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:
  • Flora del Conosur: Catálogo de las Plantas Vasculares del Conosur
  • Flora of China: Online version from Harvard University
  • TROPICOS: Nomenclatural and Specimen Database of the Missouri Botanical Garden
  • ILDIS: International Legume Database & Information Service
  • ICRA: International Cultivar Registration Authority (on-line resource). for Amorpha fruticosa cultivars
  • 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.

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Cite as: USDA, Agricultural Research Service, National Plant Germplasm System. 2018. Germplasm Resources Information Network (GRIN-Taxonomy).
National Germplasm Resources Laboratory, Beltsville, Maryland. URL: https://npgsweb.ars-grin.gov/gringlobal/taxonomydetail.aspx?id=2937. Accessed 22 May 2018.