Taxon  Report   898 
Astragalus nuttallii  (Torrey & A. Gray) J. Howell  var. virgatus  (A. Gray) Barneby
Nuttall's milkvetch,  Ocean bluff milk vetch, San francisco rattleweed
Astragalus nuttallii var. virgatus
© 2015 Zoya Akulova
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Astragalus nuttallii var. virgatus
© 2015 Zoya Akulova
Astragalus nuttallii var. virgatus
© 2008 Neal Kramer
Astragalus nuttallii var. virgatus, a dicot, is a perennial herb that is native to California and is endemic (limited) to California.

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Astragalus nuttallii var. virgatus
© 2010 Neal Kramer
Family: FABACEAE  
Genus: Astragalus
Parent Record Astragalus nuttallii
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Accepted by TJM2 + PLANTS + JM93
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PLANTS: Astragalus menziesii ssp. virgatus
XWALK: Astragalus franciscanus
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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: Mar 24, 2018).

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