Taxon  Report   793 
Astragalus accidens  S. Watson  var. hendersonii  (S. Watson) M.E. Jones
Henderson's milk vetch,  Henderson's milkvetch
Astragalus accidens var. hendersonii
© 2012 Steve Matson
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Astragalus accidens var. hendersonii
© 2012 Steve Matson
Astragalus accidens var. hendersonii, a dicot, is a perennial herb that is native to California and is found only slightly beyond California borders.

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Astragalus accidens var. hendersonii
© 2012 Steve Matson
Family: FABACEAE  
Genus: Astragalus
Parent Record Astragalus accidens
Northern Oak Woodland, Foothill Woodland
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Accepted by TJM2 + PLANTS + JM93
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PLANTS: Astragalus pachystachys
PLANTS: Astragalus watsonii
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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]. 2016. Berkeley, California: The Calflora Database [a non-profit organization].
Available:   (Accessed: Oct 28, 2016).

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