Taxon  Report   816 
Astragalus cimae  M.E. Jones  var. cimae 
Cima milk vetch,  Cima milkvetch
Astragalus cimae var. cimae
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Astragalus cimae var. cimae
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Astragalus cimae var. cimae
© 2004 James M. Andre
Astragalus cimae var. cimae, a dicot, is a perennial herb that is native to California and Nevada.
CNPS Rare Plant Rank: 1B.2 (rare, threatened, or endangered in CA and elsewhere).   8th Edition

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Astragalus cimae var. cimae
© 2004 James M. Andre
Family: FABACEAE  
Genus: Astragalus
Parent Record Astragalus cimae
Sagebrush Scrub, Joshua Tree Woodland, Pinyon-Juniper Woodland
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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]. 2018. Berkeley, California: The Calflora Database [a non-profit organization].
Available:   (Accessed: Feb 23, 2018).

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