Baptisia aberrans (Larisey) Weakley. Eastern Prairie Blue Wild Indigo, Glade Blue Wild Indigo, Glade Blue Baptisia. Phen: Apr-May; Jun-Aug. Hab: Glades, barrens, and open woodlands over limestone (or other calcareous rocks) and diabase (or other mafic rocks), in areas that were formerly prairies, barrens, glades, or oak savannas. Dist: Sw. KY, c. and se. TN, nw. GA, and c. NC.
Origin/Endemic status: Endemic
Syn: = K4, Weakley (2018) in Weakley et al (2018a); = Baptisia australis var. aberrans – K1, K3, Mendenhall (1994a), Mendenhall (1994b); = Baptisia minor var. aberrans – Larisey (1940a); < Baptisia australis – RAB, S, Tn; < Baptisia australis var. australis – SE3, Isely (1981), Isely (1998), Turner (2006a)