Flora of the Southeastern United States
2022 Edition


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Baptisia perfoliata (Linnaeus) R. Brown ex W.T. Aiton. Catbells, Gopherweed. Phen: Apr-May; May-Jul. Hab: Longleaf pine sandhills. Dist: S. SC to e. GA; disjunct in c. peninsular FL (Orange and Osceola counties); disjunct in wc. AL (Sumter County) (Keener 2007; Woods & Diamond 2014), where believed to be introduced.

Origin/Endemic status: Endemic

Syn: = Fl3, K1, K3, K4, RAB, S, SE3, WH3, Isely (1981), Isely (1998), Larisey (1940a), Mendenhall (1994a), Mendenhall (1994b), Turner (2006a)

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