Taxon  Report   878 
Astragalus macrodon  (Hook. & Arn.) Gray
Salinas milk vetch,  Salinas milkvetch
Astragalus macrodon , a dicot, is a perennial herb that is native to California and is endemic (limited) to California.

It is included in the CNPS Inventory of Rare and Endangered Plants on list 4.3 (limited distribution).   7th Edition  /  8th Edition

 

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Astragalus macrodon
© 2010 Neal Kramer
Astragalus macrodon
© 2010 Neal Kramer
Communities: Chaparral, Valley Grassland, Foothill Woodland
Habitat: openings [CNPS Inventory]
AFFINITY to serpentine soil:   1.3 (weak indicator / indifferent)   [Safford et al 2005]
Family: FABACEAE  
Genus: Astragalus
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Accepted by TJM2 + PLANTS + JM93
 
 Information about  Astragalus macrodon  from other sources:
USDA PLANTS Profile (ASMA3)

Nursery availability and horticultural info on CNPLX

Photos on CalPhotos / Flickr / Google Images

website references on Google

Jepson eFlora (TJM2)

Records from the Consortium of California Herbaria

Original Publication citation. on the International Plants Names Index

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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]. 2014. Berkeley, California: The Calflora Database [a non-profit organization].
Available: http://www.calflora.org/   (Accessed: Sep 18, 2014).

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