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Baptisia lecontei

Baptisia lecontei Torr. & A. Gray

Pineland Wild Indigo

Fabaceae (Pea Family)


USDA Symbol: BALE4

USDA Native Status: L48 (N)


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Plant Characteristics

Duration: Perennial
Habit: Herb , Subshrub
Fruit Type: Legume
Size Notes: Up to about 3 feet tall.

Bloom Information

Bloom Color: Yellow
Bloom Time: Apr , May



Additional resources

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


Record Modified: 2018-04-04
Research By: CBR

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