Calflora
Taxon  Report   9030    
Astragalus canadensis  L.
Canadian milkvetch
Astragalus canadensis
© 2005 Steve Matson
Photos from
CalPhotos / Calflora
Astragalus canadensis
© 2004 Jeff Abbas
Astragalus canadensis
© 2008 Steve Matson
Astragalus canadensis, a dicot, is a perennial herb that is native to California.

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Observation Hotline
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Plant Characteristics
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Bloom Period
Astragalus canadensis
© 2010 Louis-M. Landry
Family: FABACEAE  
Genus: Astragalus
Subspecies and Varieties:
Communities: Sagebrush Scrub

Wetlands:
Arid West: Equally likely to occur in wetlands and non wetlands
Mountains, Valleys and Coast: Occurs usually in wetlands, occasionally in non wetlands

Name Status:
Accepted by ICPN + PLANTS

 
More information about  Astragalus canadensis
Nursery / seed vendor availability from CNPLX
Commercial availability unknown.
Landscaping information from Calscape
Photos on PlantID.net   /   Google Images
Jepson eFlora

Records from the Consortium of California Herbaria

USDA PLANTS Profile (ASCA11)

Search efloras.org (Flora of North America)

website references from Google


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: https://www.calflora.org/   (Accessed: Nov 14, 2018).

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