Taxon  Report   801 
Astragalus argophyllus  Nutt.  var. argophyllus 
silver leaf milk vetch, silverleaf milkvetch
Astragalus argophyllus var. argophyllus, 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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Bloom Period
Communities: Alkali Sink, wetland-riparian
Habitat: meadows, playas [CNPS Inventory]
Wetlands:Usually occurs in wetlands, but occasionally found in non wetlands [U.S. Fish & Wildlife Service.]
Family: FABACEAE  
Genus: Astragalus
Parent Record Astragalus argophyllus.
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Name Status:
Accepted by TJM2 + PLANTS + JM93
Other Names:
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PLANTS: Xylophacos argophyllus
 Information about  Astragalus argophyllus var. argophyllus  from other sources:
Photos on Picasa / Flickr / Google Images

website references on Google

USDA PLANTS Profile (ASARA)

Nursery availability and horticultural info on CNPLX

2012 Jepson Manual Treament from the Jepson Herbarium,
University of California, Berkeley

Original Publication citation. on the International Plants Names Index

Search efloras.org (Flora of North America)

Search the Lady Bird Johnson Wildflower Center Native Plant Database

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 Calif. Herbaria.
[web application]. 2014. Berkeley, California: The Calflora Database [a non-profit organization].
Available: http://www.calflora.org/   (Accessed: Apr 24, 2014).

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