Baptisia alba

Family:FABACEAE
Species:Baptisia alba (L.)Vent.
Common Name:WHITE WILD INDIGO
Plant Notes:**
Status:Native, FACU (NWPL)
Specimen: View specimen details in the USF Herbarium Specimen Database

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Classification

FamilyFABACEAE
Genus Baptisia
Species Baptisia alba (L.)Vent. - WHITE WILD INDIGO

Citation

Citation BAPTISIA ALBA (Linnaeus) Ventenat, Dec. Gen. Nov. 9. 1808.
Basionym: Crotalaria alba Linnaeus 1753.
Type: "Carolina", cult. in Netherlands, without data, Hort. Cliffort. 449 (lectotype: BM). Lectotypified by Isely, Mem. New York Bot. Gard. 25(3): 219. 1981; Isely, Sida 11: 434. 1986.

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Synonyms

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SynonymFull CitationBasionymType
Baptisia lactea var. obovata Baptisia lactea (Rafinesque) Thieret, var. obovata (Larisey) Isely, Brittonia 30: 471. 1978.BASIONYM: Baptisia pendula Larisey, var. obovata Larisey 1940. 
Baptisia lactea var. pendula Baptisia lactea (Rafinesque) Thieret, var. pendula (Larisey) B. L. Turner, Phytologia 88: 255. 2006.BASIONYM: Baptisia pendula larisey 1940. 
Baptisia pendula Baptisia pendula Larisey, Ann. Missouri Bot. Gard. 27: 170, t. 25(1). 1940. TYPE: GEORGIA: Decatur Co.: Flint River near Bainbridge, 19 Jun 1901, Curtiss 6810 (holotype: MO; isotypes: GH, KANU, MU, NEB, NY, US).
Baptisia pendula var. obovata Baptisia pendula Larisey, var. obovata Larisey, Ann. Missouri Bot. Gard. 27: 172, pl. 25(2). 1940. TYPE: SOUTH CAROLINA: Richland Co.: 15-20 mi. N of Columbia, 6 May 1937, Coker s.n. (holotype: NCU; isotype: NY).
Baptisia psammophila Baptisia psammophila Larisey, Ann. Missouri Bot. Gard. 27: 180, t. 26(3). 1940. TYPE: FLORIDA: Leon Co.: Tallahassee, 8 Apr 1902, Beadle (?) 6046 (holotype: GH; isotypes: NY, US).
Crotalaria alba Crotalaria alba Linnaeus, Sp. Pl. 716. 1753. TYPE: "Carolina", cult. in Netherlands, without data, Hort. Cliffort. 449 (lectotype: BM). Lectotypified by Isely, Mem. New York Bot. Gard. 25(3): 219. 1981; Isely, Sida 11: 434. 1986.
Podalyria alba Podalyria alba (Linnaeus) Willdenow, Sp. Pl. 2: 503. 1799.BASIONYM: Crotalaria alba Linnaeus 1753. 
Sophora alba Sophora alba (Linnaeus) Linnaeus, Syst. Nat., ed. 12. 2: 287. 1767.BASIONYM: Crotalaria alba Linnaeus 1753. 
Baptisia albiflora Baptisia albiflora Rafinesque, New Fl. 2: 47. 1837 ("1836").