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Astragalus pleianthus

Astragalus pleianthus (Shinners) Isely

Edwards Plateau Milkvetch

Fabaceae (Pea Family)

Synonym(s): Astragalus nuttallianus var. pleianthus

USDA Symbol: ASPL8

USDA Native Status: L48 (N)


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Plant Characteristics

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

Bloom Information

Bloom Color: Pink , Purple
Bloom Time: Mar , Apr , May



Additional resources

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


Record Modified: 2007-01-01
Research By: TWC Staff

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