Taxon  Report   905 
Astragalus oxyphysus  A. Gray
Mt.Diablo milk vetch
Astragalus oxyphysus
© 1997 Christopher L. Christie
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Astragalus oxyphysus
© 2010 Neal Kramer
Astragalus oxyphysus
© 2009 Neal Kramer
Astragalus oxyphysus, a dicot, is a perennial herb that is native to California and is endemic (limited) to California.

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Astragalus oxyphysus
© 2005 Brent Miller
Family: FABACEAE  
Genus: Astragalus
Valley Grassland, Foothill Woodland
Habitat: slopes
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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: Jul 23, 2018).

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