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Baptisia tinctoria (L. ) R. Br.
WILD-INDIGO
Horseflyweed

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Baptisia tinctoria
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Baptisia tinctoria

Baptisia tinctoria, Yellow Wild Indigo
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Baptisia tinctoria, Yellow Wild Indigo
Baptisia tinctoria
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Baptisia tinctoria

Associates · map
FamilyScientific name @ source (records)
Achilidae  Catonia pini @ NCSU_ENT (1)
Andrenidae  Calliopsis andreniformis @ AMNH_BEE (2)
Aphididae  Macrosiphum ( @ NCSU (2)
Apidae  Apis mellifera @ AMNH_BEE (2)

Holcopasites calliopsidis @ AMNH_BEE (1)
Halictidae  Augochlorella aurata @ AMNH_BEE (3)

Halictus ligatus @ AMNH_BEE (5)

Lasioglossum acuminatum @ AMNH_BEE (1)

Lasioglossum coriaceum @ AMNH_BEE (5)

Lasioglossum cressonii @ AMNH_BEE (5)

Lasioglossum leucocomum @ AMNH_BEE (3)

Lasioglossum leucozonium @ AMNH_BEE (9)

Lasioglossum oceanicum @ AMNH_BEE (1)

Lasioglossum pruinosum @ AMNH_BEE (3)

Lasioglossum tegulare @ AMNH_BEE (2)

Lasioglossum versatum @ AMNH_BEE (52)
Megachilidae  Anthidiellum notatum @ AMNH_BEE (1)

Coelioxys modesta @ AMNH_BEE (1)

Hoplitis producta @ AMNH_BEE (1)

Megachile addenda @ BBSL (1)

Megachile brevis @ AMNH_BEE (4)

Megachile campanulae @ BBSL (6)

Megachile exilis @ BBSL (2)

Megachile gemula @ AMNH_BEE (1)

Megachile petulans @ AMNH_BEE (1)

Megachile rugifrons @ AMNH_BEE (1)

Osmia pumila @ AMNH_BEE (4)

Osmia virga @ AMNH_BEE (2)

Stelis louisae @ AMNH_BEE (1)

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Delaware Wildflowers  •  Scientific names

Baptisia tinctoria (L.) R. Br. ex Ait. f. Yellow Wild Indigo
Fabaceae — Bean family
Native
Baptisia tinctoria
Shenandoah National Park, VA
July 2005 Baptisia tinctoria
Cedar Swamp Road
July 2014

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Baptisia tinctoria (L.) R. Br.
horseflyweed

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General Information
Symbol: BATI
Group: Dicot
Family: Fabaceae
Duration: Perennial
Growth Habit : Forb/herb
Native Status : CAN   N
L48   N
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©Thomas G. Barnes. Barnes, T.G., and S.W. Francis. 2004. Wildflowers and ferns of Kentucky . University Press of Kentucky. Usage Requirements .

©Nelson DeBarros. United States. Usage Requirements .

©Jim Stasz. Usage Requirements .

Britton, N.L., and A. Brown. 1913. An illustrated flora of the northern United States, Canada and the British Possessions. 3 vols. Charles Scribner's Sons, New York. Vol. 2: 345. Provided by Kentucky Native Plant Society . Scanned by Omnitek Inc . Usage Requirements .

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Synonyms

Symbol Scientific Name
BAGI Baptisia gibbesii Small
BATIC Baptisia tinctoria (L.) R. Br. var. crebra Fernald
BATIP Baptisia tinctoria (L.) R. Br. var. projecta Fernald

Classification

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Rank Scientific Name and Common Name
Kingdom Plantae – Plants
Subkingdom Tracheobionta – Vascular plants
Superdivision Spermatophyta – Seed plants
Division Magnoliophyta – Flowering plants
Class Magnoliopsida – Dicotyledons
Subclass Rosidae
Order Fabales
Family Fabaceae ⁄ Leguminosae – Pea family
Genus Baptisia Vent. – wild indigo
Species Baptisia tinctoria (L.) R. Br. – horseflyweed

Subordinate Taxa

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Legal Status

Threatened and Endangered Information:
This plant is listed by the U.S. federal government or a state. Common names are from state and federal lists. Click on a place name to get a complete protected plant list for that location.
Kentucky yellow wild indigo Threatened
Maine wild indigo Endangered

Wetland Status

Interpreting Wetland Status

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Kemper Center for Home Gardening (BATI)
Lady Bird Johnson Wildflower Center Native Plant Information Network (BATI)
Native American Ethnobotany (University of Michigan - Dearborn) (BATI)
Native Plants Network (BATI)
University of Tennessee Herbarium (Distribution) (BATI)
University of Wisconsin - Stevens Point Freckmann Herbarium (BATI)

Wildlife

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Baptisia tinctoria
Baptisia tinctoria
Horse-fly Weed
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Baptisia tinctoria
Baptisia tinctoria
Horse-fly Weed
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© 2016 Keir Morse

Baptisia tinctoria
Baptisia tinctoria
Horse-fly Weed
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© 2016 Keir Morse

Baptisia tinctoria
Baptisia tinctoria
Horse-fly Weed
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© 2016 Keir Morse

Baptisia tinctoria
Baptisia tinctoria
Horse-fly Weed
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© 2016 Keir Morse

Baptisia tinctoria
Baptisia tinctoria
Horse-fly Weed
ID: 0000 1111 1234 3955 [detail]
© 2016 Keir Morse

Baptisia tinctoria
Baptisia tinctoria
Horse-fly Weed
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© 2016 Keir Morse

Baptisia tinctoria
Baptisia tinctoria
Horse-fly Weed
ID: 0000 1111 1234 3957 [detail]
© 2016 Keir Morse

Baptisia tinctoria
Baptisia tinctoria
Horse-fly Weed
ID: 0000 1111 1234 3958 [detail]
© 2016 Keir Morse

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