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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. Last Changed: 23-Dec-2016
Species priority site is:
Accessions: 1 (0 active, 0 available) in National Plant Germplasm System

Synonyms:

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]

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


    Cultivated (also cult.)

References:

  1. Cannon, J. & M. Cannon Dye plants and dyeing. The Herbert Press & The Royal Botanic Gardens, Kew. 1994 (Dye Pl)
  2. Chinese Academy of Sciences Flora reipublicae popularis sinicae. (F China)
  3. Erhardt, W. et al. Der große Zander: Enzyklopädie der Pflanzennamen. 2008 (Zander Ency)
  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 Flora of Bhutan including a record of plants from Sikkim. (F Bhutan)
  6. Hara, H. et al. An enumeration of the flowering plants of Nepal. (L Nepal)
  7. Huxley, A., ed. The new Royal Horticultural Society dictionary of gardening. 1992 (Dict Gard)
  8. Kumar, S & P. V. Sane Legumes of South Asia: a checklist. (Leg SAsia)
  9. Porcher, M. H. et al. Searchable World Wide Web Multilingual Multiscript Plant Name Database (MMPND) (on-line resource). (Pl Names)
  10. Rechinger, K. H., ed. Flora iranica. (F Iran)
  11. Sanjappa, M. 1995. Leguminosae - Papilionoideae tribe Indigoferae (Fasc F 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. 2018. Germplasm Resources Information Network (GRIN-Taxonomy).
National Germplasm Resources Laboratory, Beltsville, Maryland. URL: https://npgsweb.ars-grin.gov/gringlobal/taxonomydetail.aspx?id=311552. Accessed 21 November 2018.