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Taxon: Indigofera heterantha Wall. ex Brandis

 
Genus: Indigofera
Family: Fabaceae (alt.Leguminosae)
Subfamily: Faboideae
Tribe: Indigofereae
Nomen number: 311552
Place of publication: J. L. Stewart & D. Brandis, Forest fl. N.W. India 135. 1874
Link to protologue:
Name Verified on: 14-Sep-2004 by ARS Systematic Botanists.
Accessions: 1 (0 active, 0 available) in National Plant Germplasm System

Autonyms (not in current use) and synonyms:

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

Common names:

  • Himalaya-Indigostrauch  (Source: Zander Ency) - German

Economic Importance:

  • Environmental: ornamental
  • Materials: tannin/dyestuff

Distributional Range:

    Native

    Asia-Temperate
    • WESTERN ASIA: Afghanistan
    • CHINA: China [Xizang Zizhiqu]

    Asia-Tropical
    • INDIAN SUBCONTINENT: Bhutan, India, [Sikkim, Haryana, Himachal Pradesh, Jammu and Kashmir, Meghalaya, Punjab, Uttar Pradesh, Arunachal Pradesh] Nepal, Pakistan


    Cultivated (also cult.)

References:

  1. Cannon, J. & M. Cannon. 1994. Dye plants and dyeing The Herbert Press & The Royal Botanic Gardens, Kew.
  2. Chinese Academy of Sciences. 1959-. Flora reipublicae popularis sinicae.
  3. Erhardt, W. et al. 2008. Der große Zander: Enzyklopädie der Pflanzennamen
  4. Grierson, A. J. C. & D. G. Long. 1979. Notes relating to the flora of Bhutan: 2. Notes Roy. Bot. Gard. Edinburgh 37:342.
  5. Grierson, A. J. C. & D. J. Long. 1984-. Flora of Bhutan including a record of plants from Sikkim.
  6. Hara, H. et al. 1978-1982. An enumeration of the flowering plants of Nepal.
  7. Huxley, A., ed. 1992. The new Royal Horticultural Society dictionary of gardening
  8. Kumar, S & P. V. Sane. 2003. Legumes of South Asia: a checklist.
  9. Porcher, M. H. et al. Searchable World Wide Web Multilingual Multiscript Plant Name Database (MMPND) (on-line resource).
  10. Rechinger, K. H., ed. 1963-. Flora iranica.
  11. Sanjappa, M. 1995. Leguminosae - Papilionoideae tribe Indigoferae. Fascicles of flora of India. 21:77-79.
  12. Schrire, B. D. 2011. Review of Fabaceae Indigofereae data for World Economic Plants, ed. 2. pers. comm. via e-mail on 7 Mar.

Check other web resources for Indigofera heterantha Wall. ex Brandis :

  • 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?id=311552. Accessed 22 July 2019.