Calflora
Taxon  Report   870    
Astragalus lentiginosus  Douglas  var. piscinensis  Barneby
Fish slough milk vetch,  Fish slough milkvetch
Astragalus lentiginosus var. piscinensis
© 2008 Gary A. Monroe
Photos from
CalPhotos / Calflora
Astragalus lentiginosus var. piscinensis
© 2011 Steve Matson
Astragalus lentiginosus var. piscinensis
© 2013 Steve Matson
Astragalus lentiginosus var. piscinensis, a dicot, is a perennial herb that is native to California, is endemic (limited) to California.
CNPS Rare Plant Rank: 1B.1 (rare, threatened, or endangered in CA and elsewhere).   8th Edition

It is listed by the Federal Government as Threatened .

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Observation Hotline
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point, line, or polygon

one or more occurrences
within a 7.5-minute quadrangle

Plant Characteristics
and Associations



Bloom Period
Astragalus lentiginosus var. piscinensis
© 2008 Gary A. Monroe
Communities: Alkali Sink, wetland-riparian

Wetlands: Occurs in non wetlands

Habitat: playas

Name Status:
Accepted by JEF + CNPS + PLANTS

 
More information about  Astragalus lentiginosus var. piscinensis
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

ITIS Original Publication citation

USDA PLANTS Profile (ASLEP3)

Search the International Plants Names Index

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: Nov 15, 2018).

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