Taxon  Report   837 
Astragalus funereus  M.E. Jones
Black milk vetch,  Black milkvetch
Astragalus funereus
© 2011 Dana York
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Astragalus funereus
© 2011 Dana York
Astragalus funereus
© Susan Cochrane and CNPS
Astragalus funereus, a dicot, is a perennial herb that is native to California and Nevada.
It is included in the CNPS Inventory of Rare and Endangered Plants on list 1B.2 (rare, threatened, or endangered in CA and elsewhere).   7th Edition  /  8th Edition

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Astragalus funereus
© Susan Cochrane and CNPS
Family: FABACEAE  
Genus: Astragalus
Creosote Bush Scrub
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Accepted by TJM2 + CNPS + PLANTS + JM93
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TJM2: Astragalus purshii var. funereus
More information about  Astragalus funereus
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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]. 2016. Berkeley, California: The Calflora Database [a non-profit organization].
Available:   (Accessed: Oct 23, 2016).

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