Taxon  Report   8567 
Astragalus cicer  L.
Cicer milkvetch
Astragalus cicer
© 2013 Steve Matson
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Astragalus cicer
© 2011 Steven Perry
Astragalus cicer
© 2011 Steven Perry
Astragalus cicer, a dicot, is a perennial herb that is not native to California.

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Astragalus cicer
© 2013 Jean Pawek
Family: FABACEAE  
Genus: Astragalus
weed, characteristic of disturbed places
Name Status:
Accepted by TJM2 + PLANTS
More information about  Astragalus cicer
Nursery / seed vendor availability from CNPLX
This plant is available commercially.
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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: Feb 22, 2018).

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