Calflora
Taxon  Report   807 
Astragalus bicristatus  A. Gray
Crested milk vetch,  Twogrooved loco milkvetch
Astragalus bicristatus
© 2014 Keir Morse
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CalPhotos / Calflora
Astragalus bicristatus
© 2014 Keir Morse
Astragalus bicristatus
© 2014 Keir Morse
Astragalus bicristatus, a dicot, is a perennial herb that is native to California, is endemic (limited) to California.
CNPS Rare Plant Rank: 4.3 (limited distribution).   8th Edition

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Astragalus bicristatus
© 2008 Thomas Stoughton
Family: FABACEAE  
Genus: Astragalus
Community:
Yellow Pine Forest
Name Status:
Accepted by JEF + CNPS + PLANTS + JM93
 
More information about  Astragalus bicristatus
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 (ASBI)

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: http://www.calflora.org/   (Accessed: Sep 24, 2018).

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