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Astragalus alpinus L.
USDA Symbol: asal7
USDA Native Status: Native to U.S.
A common plant found throughout northern Canada.
Bloom InformationBloom Color: White , Pink , Purple
AK , CO , ID , ME , MN , MT , NH , NM , NV , OR , SD , UT , VT , WA , WI , WY Canada: AB
, YT Native Habitat:
Cool, mesic habitats along streambanks and mountain meadows USDA Native Status: L48(N), AK(N), CAN(N),
Growing ConditionsLight Requirement: Sun
Soil Moisture: Moist
Larval Host: Hecla Sulphur (Colias hecla), Labrador Sulphur (Colias nastes Boisduval)
Butterflies and Moths of North America (BAMONA)
is a larval host and/or nectar source for:
From the National Organizations Directory
According to the species list provided by Affiliate Organizations, this plant is either on display or available from the following:
Native Seed Network
- Corvallis, OR
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Record Modified: 2007-01-01
Research By: TWC Staff