Taxon  Report   813 
Astragalus canadensis  L.  var. brevidens  (Gandog.) Barneby
Short toothed milk vetch,  Shorttooth canadian milkvetch

Astragalus canadensis var. brevidens
© 2012 Gary A. Monroe
Astragalus canadensis var. brevidens, a dicot, is a perennial herb that is native to California and 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.
Sagebrush Scrub, wetland-riparian
Wetlands:Equally likely to occur in wetlands or non wetlands [U.S. Fish & Wildlife Service.]
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Accepted by TJM2 + PLANTS + JM93
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PLANTS: Astragalus brevidens
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Location Suitability

Nursery / seed vendor availability from CNPLX
Commercial availability unknown.


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Jepson eFlora

Records from the Consortium of California Herbaria

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International Plants Names Index

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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]. 2015. Berkeley, California: The Calflora Database [a non-profit organization].
Available:   (Accessed: Nov 30, 2015).

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