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This species is accepted, and its native range is Central & E. U.S.A.

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International Legume Database and Information Service

Conservation
Not Threatened
Morphology General Habit
Perennial, Not climbing, Herb
Vernacular
Blue False Indigo, Blue Wild Indigo

Native to:

Delaware, District of Columbia, Georgia, Indiana, Kentucky, New York, Ohio, Pennsylvania, Tennessee, Texas, Texas, Vermont, Virginia, West Virginia

Introduced into:

Illinois

Baptisia australis (L.) R.Br. appears in other Kew resources:

First published in W.T.Aiton, Hortus Kew. 3: 6 (1811)

Accepted by

  • Werier, D. (2017). Catalogue of the Vascular plants of New York state Memoirs of the Torrey Botanical Club 27: 1-542.
  • Bailey, C. & al. (2015). Guide to the Vascular Plants of Tennessee: 1-813. University of Tennessee press.
  • Mohlenbrock, R.H. (2014). Vascular Flora of Illinois. A Field Guide, ed. 4: 1-536. Southern Illinois University Press, Carbondale.
  • Jones, R.L. (2005). Plant life of Kentucky. An illustrated guide to the vascular flora: 1-833. The universitry press of Kentucky.
  • Isely, D. (1998). Native and Naturalized Leguminosae (Fabaceae) of the United States: 1-1007. Monte L. Bean Life Science Museum. Brigham Young University, Provo, Utah.
  • Govaerts, R. (1996). World Checklist of Seed Plants 2(1, 2): 1-492. MIM, Deurne.

Literature

Kew Backbone Distributions

  • Mohlenbrock, R.H. (2014). Vascular Flora of Illinois. A Field Guide, ed. 4: 1-536. Southern Illinois University Press, Carbondale.
  • Isely, D. (1998). Native and Naturalized Leguminosae (Fabaceae) of the United States: 1-1007. Monte L. Bean Life Science Museum. Brigham Young University, Provo, Utah.

International Legume Database and Information Service

  • Trager, J. C. (1993). Trail guide to the Shaw Arboretum. Shaw Arboretum, Missouri
  • Gleason, H. A. (1968). Ill. Fl. Northern U. S. (Ed. 3). Vol. 2. Hafner Pub. Co. 655pp

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