Taxon  Report   916 
Astragalus preussii  A. Gray  var. preussii 
Preuss's milk vetch, desert milkvetch
Astragalus preussii var. preussii, a dicot, is a perennial herb that is native to California and to Arizona, to Nevada, to Utah.

It is included in the CNPS Inventory of Rare and Endangered Plants on list 2.1 (rare, threatened, or endangered in CA; common elsewhere).   7th Edition  /  8th Edition

 

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 Plant Characteristics
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Bloom Period
Communities: Creosote Bush Scrub, Shadscale Scrub
Wetlands:Occurs in wetlands in another region, but occurs almost always under natural conditions in non wetlands in California [U.S. Fish & Wildlife Service.]
Family: FABACEAE  
Genus: Astragalus
Parent Record Astragalus preussii.
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Name Status:
Accepted by TJM2 + PLANTS + JM93
Other Names:
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PLANTS: Astragalus preussii var. latus
 Information about  Astragalus preussii var. preussii  from other sources:
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website references on Google

USDA PLANTS Profile (ASPRP3)

Nursery availability and horticultural info on CNPLX

2012 Jepson Manual Treament from the Jepson Herbarium,
University of California, Berkeley

Original Publication citation. on the International Plants Names Index

Search efloras.org (Flora of North America)

Search the Lady Bird Johnson Wildflower Center Native Plant Database

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 Calif. Herbaria.
[web application]. 2014. Berkeley, California: The Calflora Database [a non-profit organization].
Available: http://www.calflora.org/   (Accessed: Apr 24, 2014).

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