Taxon  Report   811 
Astragalus californicus  (A. Gray) Greene
Klamath basin milkvetch,  Klamath milk vetch
Astragalus californicus
© 2015 Dana York
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Astragalus californicus
© 2015 Dana York
Astragalus californicus
© 2015 Dana York
Astragalus californicus, a dicot, is a perennial herb that is native to California and is found only slightly beyond California borders.

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Astragalus californicus
© 2013 Scot Loring
Family: FABACEAE  
Genus: Astragalus
Sagebrush Scrub, Northern Oak Woodland
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Accepted by JEF + PLANTS + JM93
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Nursery / seed vendor availability from CNPLX
Commercial availability unknown.
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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]. 2018. Berkeley, California: The Calflora Database [a non-profit organization].
Available:   (Accessed: Jul 16, 2018).

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