Taxon  Report   9714 
Astragalus newberryi  A. Gray  var. castoreus  M.E. Jones
Newberry's milkvetch
Astragalus newberryi var. castoreus
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Astragalus newberryi var. castoreus
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Astragalus newberryi var. castoreus, a dicot, is a perennial herb that is native to California and is also found outside of California, but is confined to western North America.

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Astragalus newberryi var. castoreus
© 2017 Xeric Specialties -Cindy Hopkins & Dave Silverman
Family: FABACEAE  
Genus: Astragalus
Parent Record Astragalus newberryi
Sagebrush Scrub, Pinyon-Juniper Woodland
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Commercial availability unknown.
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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: Jun 21, 2018).

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