Taxon  Report   924 
Astragalus purshii  Hook.  var. purshii 
Pursh's milk vetch,  Woollypod milkvetch
Astragalus purshii var. purshii
© Mary Winter
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Astragalus purshii var. purshii
© 2006 Steve Matson
Astragalus purshii var. purshii
© 2006 Steve Matson
Astragalus purshii var. purshii, a dicot, is a perennial herb that is native to California.

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Astragalus purshii var. purshii
© 2007 Mary Winter
Family: FABACEAE  
Genus: Astragalus
Parent Record Astragalus purshii
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Accepted by TJM2 + PLANTS + JM93
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PLANTS: Astragalus incurvus
PLANTS: Astragalus purshii var. interior
More information about  Astragalus purshii var. purshii
Nursery / seed vendor availability from CNPLX
Commercial availability unknown.
Landscaping information from Calscape
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Records from the Consortium of California Herbaria

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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: Feb 22, 2018).

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