Taxon  Report   912 
Astragalus platytropis  A. Gray
Broadkeel milkvetch,  Little big pod milk vetch
Astragalus platytropis
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Astragalus platytropis, 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.
It is included in the CNPS Inventory of Rare and Endangered Plants on list 2B.2 (rare, threatened, or endangered in CA; common elsewhere).   7th Edition  /  8th Edition

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Astragalus platytropis
© 2012 Steve Matson
Family: FABACEAE  
Genus: Astragalus
Communities:
Subalpine Forest, Alpine Fell-fields, Pinyon-Juniper Woodland
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Accepted by TJM2 + CNPS + PLANTS + JM93
 
More information about  Astragalus platytropis
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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]. 2016. Berkeley, California: The Calflora Database [a non-profit organization].
Available: http://www.calflora.org/   (Accessed: May 30, 2016).

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