Calflora
Taxon  Report   813 
Astragalus canadensis  L.  var. brevidens  (Gand.) Barneby
Short toothed milk vetch,  Shorttooth canadian milkvetch
Astragalus canadensis var. brevidens
© 2012 Gary A. Monroe
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Astragalus canadensis var. brevidens
© 2012 Gary A. Monroe
Astragalus canadensis var. brevidens, a dicot, is a perennial herb that is native to California, is also found elsewhere in North America and beyond.

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Astragalus canadensis var. brevidens
© 2012 Gary A. Monroe
Family: FABACEAE  
Genus: Astragalus
Parent Record Astragalus canadensis
Communities:
Sagebrush Scrub, wetland-riparian
Wetlands: Arid West: Equally likely to occur in wetlands and non wetlands
Mountains, Valleys and Coast: Occurs usually in wetlands, occasionally in non wetlands
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Accepted by JEF + PLANTS + JM93
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PLANTS: Astragalus brevidens
More information about  Astragalus canadensis var. brevidens
Nursery / seed vendor availability from CNPLX
Commercial availability unknown.
Landscaping information from Calscape
Photos on CalPhotos / Google Images
Photos on PlantID.net

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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: http://www.calflora.org/   (Accessed: Aug 17, 2018).

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