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Crotalaria verrucosa L.
Blue rattlebox

Crotalaria verrucosa
Copyright by: plantillustrations.org (public domain)
originally published in Banks, J., Solander, D., Illustrations of Australian plants collected in 1770 during Captain Cook’s voyage round the world in H.M.S. Endeavour, vol. 1: t. 52 (1900) [F.P. Nodder]

Family: Fabaceae

Group: Dicot

Substrate: Terrestrial

Habit: Herb

Perennation: Annual

Map of select IRC data for peninsular Florida

SOUTH FLORIDA Occurrence: Present

SOUTH FLORIDA Native Status: Not Native, Naturalized

SOUTH FLORIDA Cultivated Status: Not Cultivated

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Other data on Crotalaria verrucosa available from :

Crotalaria verrucosa has been found in the following 2 conservation areas :
Occurrence Native Status
Bill Sadowski Park Present Not Native, Naturalized
Deering Estate at Cutler Present Not Native, Naturalized

Crotalaria verrucosa has been found in the following county :
Occurrence Native Status
Miami-Dade County Not Native, Naturalized

Crotalaria verrucosa has been found in the following 2 habitats :
Disturbed Upland
Pine Rockland

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Crotalaria verrucosa
Copyright by: plantillustrations.org (public domain)
originally published in Banks, J., Solander, D., Illustrations of Australian plants collected in 1770 during Captain Cook’s voyage round the world in H.M.S. Endeavour, vol. 1: t. 52 (1900) [F.P. Nodder]
Crotalaria verrucosa
Copyright by: plantillustrations.org (public domain)
originally published in Botanical Register, vol. 14: t. 1137 (1828) [M. Hart]