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Digital Herbaria

Astragalus crassicarpus

Astragalus crassicarpus Nutt.

Groundplum Milkvetch, Ground Plum

Fabaceae (Pea Family)

USDA Symbol: ASCR2
USDA Native Status: L48 (N), CAN (N)

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Specimen & Label Data

Astragalus crassicarpus



Location: Abandoned mobile home park. Southwell Rd. between Verbena Rd. and Hollyhock Rd.
Latitude: 0.000000

Habitat: Rocky soil, full sun, old garden

Description: Rambling vine with terminal clusters of flowers. Rosy-pink pea-like florets in circle. Leaves pinnate with odd leaflet. No tendrils.

County: Bexar
Collector: Lottie Millsaps
Collection Date: May 24, 1990
Specimen number: 61

Herbarium Owner: NPSOT
Herbarium ID: 0067
Accession Date: May 2, 1991
Accession Number: 6

Annotations: SCXXB; Astragalus distortus T. & G., var. engelmannii (Sheldon) M.E. Jones. Harry Cliffe, Sep. 13, 1994.

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