Calflora
Taxon  Report   921    
Astragalus purshii  Douglas
Pursh loco milkvetch,  Pursh's milk vetch, Pursh's sheeppod
Astragalus purshii
© 2007 Mary Winter
Photos from
CalPhotos / Calflora
Astragalus purshii
© 2014 California Academy of Sciences
Astragalus purshii
© 2012 Jason Matthias Mills
Astragalus purshii, a dicot, is a perennial herb that is native to California, is also found elsewhere in North America and beyond.

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Astragalus purshii
© 2006 Chris Wagner, SBNF
Communities: Sagebrush Scrub, Yellow Pine Forest, Pinyon-Juniper Woodland, Alpine Fell-fields, Subalpine Forest, Lodgepole Forest, Red Fir Forest
Name Status:
Accepted by JEF + PLANTS

 
More information about  Astragalus purshii
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

ITIS Original Publication citation

USDA PLANTS Profile (ASPU9)

Search the International Plants Names Index

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 19, 2018).

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