Taxon  Report   950 
Astragalus umbraticus  Sheldon
Bald mountain milkvetch,  Santa barbara milk vetch
Astragalus umbraticus
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Astragalus umbraticus
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Astragalus umbraticus
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Astragalus umbraticus, a dicot, is a perennial herb that is native to California and Oregon.
It is included in the CNPS Inventory of Rare and Endangered Plants on list 2B.3 (rare, threatened, or endangered in CA; common elsewhere).   7th Edition  /  8th Edition

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Astragalus umbraticus
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Family: FABACEAE  
Genus: Astragalus
Foothill Woodland
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More information about  Astragalus umbraticus
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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:   (Accessed: Oct 21, 2016).

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