Calflora
Taxon  Report   912 
Astragalus platytropis  A. Gray
Broadkeel milkvetch,  Little big pod milk vetch
Astragalus platytropis
© 2012 Steve Matson
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CalPhotos / Calflora
Astragalus platytropis, a dicot, is a perennial herb that is native to California, is also found outside of California, but is confined to western North America.
CNPS Rare Plant Rank: 2B.2 (rare, threatened, or endangered in CA; common elsewhere).   8th Edition

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Astragalus platytropis
© 2012 Steve Matson
Family: FABACEAE  
Genus: Astragalus
Communities:
Subalpine Forest, Alpine Fell-fields, Pinyon-Juniper Woodland
Name Status:
Accepted by JEF + CNPS + PLANTS + JM93
 
More information about  Astragalus platytropis
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 (ASPL3)

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: http://www.calflora.org/   (Accessed: Sep 23, 2018).

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