Taxon  Report   798 
Astragalus allochrous  A. Gray  var. playanus  (M.E. Jones) Isely
halfmoon milkvetch,  playa milk vetch
Astragalus allochrous var. playanus , a dicot, is a perennial herb that is native to California and is also found outside of California, but is confined to western North America.

It is included in the CNPS Inventory of Rare and Endangered Plants on list 2.2 (rare, threatened, or endangered in CA; common elsewhere).   7th Edition  /  8th Edition

 

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Astragalus allochrous var. playanus
© 2006 James M. Andre
Astragalus allochrous var. playanus
© 2006 James M. Andre
Community: Creosote Bush Scrub
Family: FABACEAE  
Genus: Astragalus
Parent Record Astragalus allochrous.
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PLANTS: Astragalus wootonii var. typicus
PLANTS: Astragalus wootonii
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USDA PLANTS Profile (ASALP)

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Jepson eFlora (TJM2)

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Original Publication citation. on the International Plants Names Index

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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]. 2014. Berkeley, California: The Calflora Database [a non-profit organization].
Available: http://www.calflora.org/   (Accessed: Oct 22, 2014).

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