Taxon  Report   807 
Astragalus bicristatus  A. Gray
Crested milk vetch,  Twogrooved loco milkvetch
Astragalus bicristatus
© 2008 Thomas Stoughton
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Astragalus bicristatus
© 2014 Keir Morse
Astragalus bicristatus
© 2014 Keir Morse
Astragalus bicristatus, a dicot, is a perennial herb that is native to California and is endemic (limited) to California.
It is included in the CNPS Inventory of Rare and Endangered Plants on list 4.3 (limited distribution).   7th Edition  /  8th Edition

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Astragalus bicristatus
© 2014 Keir Morse
Family: FABACEAE  
Genus: Astragalus
Yellow Pine Forest
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Suggested Citation
Calflora: Information on California plants for education, research and conservation,
with data contributed by public and private institutions and individuals, including the Consortium of California Herbaria.
[web application]. 2016. Berkeley, California: The Calflora Database [a non-profit organization].
Available:   (Accessed: Oct 28, 2016).

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