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Amorpha glabra (Mountain false indigo)
Cressler, Alan

Amorpha glabra

Amorpha glabra Desf. ex Poir.

Mountain False Indigo

Fabaceae (Pea Family)


USDA Symbol: AMGL2

USDA Native Status: L48 (N)


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Plant Characteristics

Duration: Perennial
Habit: Shrub
Fruit Type: Legume
Size Notes: To about 6 feet in height.

Bloom Information

Bloom Color: Purple
Bloom Time: May , Jun , Jul


USA: AL , GA , NC , SC , TN

Additional resources

USDA: Find Amorpha glabra in USDA Plants
FNA: Find Amorpha glabra in the Flora of North America (if available)
Google: Search Google for Amorpha glabra


Record Modified: 2015-06-18
Research By: Joseph A. Marcus

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