Calflora
Taxon  Report   926 
Astragalus pycnostachyus  A. Gray
Loco weed,  Marsh milk vetch, Marsh milkvetch
Astragalus pycnostachyus
© 1998 Doreen L. Smith
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Astragalus pycnostachyus
© 2007 Nicholas Jensen
Astragalus pycnostachyus
© 2003 BLM,Arcata Field Office
Astragalus pycnostachyus, a dicot, is a perennial herb that is native to California and is endemic (limited) to California.

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Astragalus pycnostachyus
© 2005 Will Chatfield-Taylor
Communities:
Coastal Salt Marsh, wetland-riparian
Habitat: coastal, salt-marsh
Wetlands: Occurs in wetlands
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Accepted by TJM2 + PLANTS + JM93
 
More information about  Astragalus pycnostachyus
Nursery / seed vendor availability from CNPLX
Commercial availability unknown.
Landscaping information from Calscape
Photos on CalPhotos / Google Images
Jepson eFlora

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USDA PLANTS Profile (ASPY)

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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]. 2017. Berkeley, California: The Calflora Database [a non-profit organization].
Available: http://www.calflora.org/   (Accessed: Dec 14, 2017).

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