Taxon  Report   838 
Astragalus gambelianus  E. Sheldon
Dwarf loco weed,  Gambel's dwarf milk vetch, Gambel's locoweed

Astragalus gambelianus
© 2011 Barry Breckling
Astragalus gambelianus
© 2011 Thomas Reyes
Astragalus gambelianus
© 2010 Anna Bennett
Astragalus gambelianus, a dicot, is an annual herb that is native to California.

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Astragalus gambelianus
© 2015 John Doyen
Family: FABACEAE  
Genus: Astragalus
Foothill Woodland, Southern Oak Woodland, Coastal Sage Scrub
Habitat: slopes [Walker]
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Name Status:
Accepted by TJM2 + PLANTS + JM93
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PLANTS: Astragalus gambelianus ssp. elmeri
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Location Suitability

Nursery / seed vendor availability from CNPLX
Commercial availability unknown.


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Jepson eFlora

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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]. 2015. Berkeley, California: The Calflora Database [a non-profit organization].
Available:   (Accessed: Nov 30, 2015).

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