Taxon profile


American Yellowwood
Cladrastis kentukea (Dum. Cours.) Rudd

kingdom Plantae - plants »  divisio Magnoliophyta - flowering plants »  class Rosopsida - eudicots »  order Fabales »  family Fabaceae - Legumes »  genus Cladrastis - yellowwood

Scientific synonyms

Cladrastis albiflora Raf.
Cladrastis fragrans Raf.
Cladrastis kentuckensis Raf. ex B.D. Jacks.
Cladrastis lutea (Michx.) K.Koch
Cladrastis lutea f. tomentosa Steyerm.
Cladrastis tinctoria Raf.
Sophora kentukea Dum.Cours.
Virgilia alba Raf.
Virgilia kentuckensis Raf.
Virgilia lutea Michx.

Other names

= Kentucky Yellowwood
= Virgilia
= Yellow Wood


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