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Curtiss' Hoary-pea (Tephrosia angustissima var. curtissii)

  • Global Rank: T1 - Critically Imperiled
  • Legal Status: N/A
  • Family: Fabaceae
  • State: FL
  • Nature Serve ID: 136674
  • Lifeform: Shrub, Forb/herb
  • Date Inducted in National Collection: 03/03/2023

Where is Curtiss' Hoary-pea (Tephrosia angustissima var. curtissii) located in the wild?

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Curtiss' Hoary-pea can be found in Florida

Which CPC Partners conserve Curtiss' Hoary-pea (Tephrosia angustissima var. curtissii)?

CPC's Plant Sponsorship Program provides long term stewardship of rare plants in our National Collection. We are so grateful for all our donors who have made the Plant Sponsorship Program so successful. We are in the process of acknowledging all our wonderful plant sponsorship donors on our website. This is a work in progress and will be updated regularly.

Conservation Actions

Tina Stanley
  • 05/11/2023
  • Orthodox Seed Banking

According to a March 2023 extract of the Florida Plant Rescue Database, Fairchild Tropical Botanic Garden holds 7 accessions of Tephrosia curtisii totalling approximately 8383 seeds representing 47 maternal lines.

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Taxon Tephrosia angustissima var. curtissii
Authority (Small ex Rydb.) Isely
Family Fabaceae
CPC Number 46417
ITIS 530617
Duration Perennial
Common Names Curtiss' Hoary-pea
Associated Scientific Names Tephrosia angustissima var. curtissii | Tephrosia curtissii
State Rank
State State Rank
Florida S1
Ecological Relationships


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