Taxon  Report   860 
Astragalus lentiginosus  Douglas  var. borreganus  M. E. Jones
Borrego milk vetch,  Borrego milkvetch
Astragalus lentiginosus var. borreganus
© 2005 James M. Andre
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Astragalus lentiginosus var. borreganus
© 2006 Steve Matson
Astragalus lentiginosus var. borreganus
© 2006 Steve Matson
Astragalus lentiginosus var. borreganus, a dicot, is an annual herb that is native to California and Arizona, Baja California, Sonora, Mexico.
CNPS Rare Plant Rank: 4.3 (limited distribution).   8th Edition

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Astragalus lentiginosus var. borreganus
© 2004 James M. Andre
Family: FABACEAE  
Genus: Astragalus
Parent Record Astragalus lentiginosus
Creosote Bush Scrub
Wetlands: Occurs in non wetlands
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ICPN + PLANTS: Astragalus agninus
PLANTS: Astragalus arthu-schottii
PLANTS: Astragalus coulteri
PLANTS: Astragalus lentiginosus var. coulteri
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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: Jul 19, 2018).

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