Taxon  Report   9712 
Astragalus hornii  A. Gray
Horn's milkvetch
Astragalus hornii
© 2013 Neal Kramer
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Astragalus hornii
© 2013 Neal Kramer
Astragalus hornii
© 2013 Neal Kramer
Astragalus hornii, a dicot, is an annual herb that is native to California and is found only slightly beyond California borders.

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Astragalus hornii
© 2013 Neal Kramer
Family: FABACEAE  
Genus: Astragalus
Subspecies and Varieties:
Alkali Sink, wetland-riparian
Wetlands: Equally likely to occur in wetlands and non wetlands
Name Status:
Accepted by TJM2 + PLANTS + JM93
Alternate Names:
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PLANTS: Astragalus hornii var. hornii
More information about  Astragalus hornii
Nursery / seed vendor availability from CNPLX
Commercial availability unknown.
Landscaping information from Calscape
Photos on CalPhotos / Google Images
Jepson eFlora

Records from the Consortium of California Herbaria


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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: Mar 18, 2018).

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