Calflora
Taxon  Report   938 
Astragalus tener  A. Gray
Alkali milk vetch,  Alkali milkvetch
Astragalus tener
© 2009 Barry Rice
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Astragalus tener
© 2004 Bob Huettmann
Astragalus tener
© 1991 Dean Wm. Taylor
Astragalus tener, a dicot, is an annual herb that is native to California and is endemic (limited) to California.

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Astragalus tener
© 2006 Bob Huettmann
Communities:
Valley Grassland, Coastal Strand, wetland-riparian
Habitat: coastal
Wetlands: Occurs usually in wetlands, occasionally in non wetlands
Name Status:
Accepted by TJM2 + PLANTS + JM93
 
More information about  Astragalus tener
Nursery / seed vendor availability from CNPLX
Commercial availability unknown.
Landscaping information from Calscape
Photos on CalPhotos / Google Images
Jepson eFlora

Records from the Consortium of California Herbaria

Original Publication citation (ITIS)

USDA PLANTS Profile (ASTE6)

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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]. 2017. Berkeley, California: The Calflora Database [a non-profit organization].
Available: http://www.calflora.org/   (Accessed: Nov 18, 2017).

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