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Astragalus lentiginosus (Freckled milkvetch)
Bransford, W.D. and Dolphia

Astragalus lentiginosus

Astragalus lentiginosus Douglas ex Hook.

Freckled Milkvetch

Fabaceae (Pea Family)

Synonym(s):

USDA Symbol: ASLE8

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

 

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Plant Characteristics

Duration: Annual
Habit: Herb
Leaf Arrangement: Alternate
Fruit Type: Legume
Fruit:

Bloom Information

Bloom Color: White , Purple
Bloom Time: Apr , May , Jun , Jul

Distribution

USA: AZ , CA , CO , ID , MT , NM , NV , OR , TX , UT , WA , WY
Canada: BC

Benefit

Conspicuous Flowers: yes

National Wetland Indicator Status

Region:AGCPAKAWCBEMPGPHIMWNCNEWMVE
Status: UPL FACU UPL
This information is derived from the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers National Wetland Plant List, Version 3.1 (Lichvar, R.W. 2013. The National Wetland Plant List: 2013 wetland ratings. Phytoneuron 2013-49: 1-241). Click here for map of regions.

Additional resources

USDA: Find Astragalus lentiginosus in USDA Plants
FNA: Find Astragalus lentiginosus in the Flora of North America (if available)
Google: Search Google for Astragalus lentiginosus

Metadata

Record Modified: 2008-11-24
Research By: TWC Staff

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