Wild indigo (Tephrosia purpurea)

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Wild indigo fact file

Wild indigo description

KingdomPlantae
PhylumTracheophyta
ClassMagnoliopsida
OrderFabales
FamilyLeguminosae
GenusTephrosia (1)

Information on wild indigo (Tephrosia purpurea) is currently being researched and written and will appear here shortly.

Also known as
fish poison.
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Wild indigo status

Wild indigo has not yet been assessed by the IUCN.

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Authentication

This information is awaiting authentication by a species expert, and will be updated as soon as possible. If you are able to help please contact:
arkive@wildscreen.org.uk

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References

  1. ITIS, the Integrated Taxonomic Information System (June, 2011)
    http://www.itis.gov
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Wild indigo flowers  
Wild indigo flowers

© Dinesh Valke

Dinesh Valke
http://www.flickr.com/photos/dinesh_valke/

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