Calflora
Taxon  Report   9451    
Astragalus kentrophyta  A. Gray  var. ungulatus  M. E. Jones
Spiny milkvetch
Astragalus kentrophyta var. ungulatus
© 2012 Steve Matson
Photos from
CalPhotos / Calflora
Astragalus kentrophyta var. ungulatus
© 2016 Steve Matson
Astragalus kentrophyta var. ungulatus
© 2016 Steve Matson
Astragalus kentrophyta var. ungulatus, a dicot, is a perennial herb that is native to California.
CNPS Rare Plant Rank: 2B.2 (rare, threatened, or endangered in CA; common elsewhere).   8th Edition

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Astragalus kentrophyta var. ungulatus
© 2012 Steve Matson
Name Status:
Accepted by JEF + CNPS + PLANTS

Alternate Names:
PLANTS: Astragalus kentrophyta ssp. ungulatus
More information about  Astragalus kentrophyta var. ungulatus
Nursery / seed vendor availability from CNPLX
Commercial availability unknown.
Landscaping information from Calscape
Photos on PlantID.net   /   Google Images
Jepson eFlora

Records from the Consortium of California Herbaria

USDA PLANTS Profile (ASKEU)

Search efloras.org (Flora of North America)

website references from Google


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: https://www.calflora.org/   (Accessed: Oct 23, 2018).

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