Taxon  Report   955    
Astragalus whitneyi  A. Gray  var. siskiyouensis  (Rydb.) Barneby
Siskiyou milk vetch,  Siskiyou milkvetch
Astragalus whitneyi var. siskiyouensis
© 2014 Steve Matson
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Astragalus whitneyi var. siskiyouensis
© 2014 Steve Matson
Astragalus whitneyi var. siskiyouensis
© 2014 Neal Kramer
Astragalus whitneyi var. siskiyouensis, a dicot, is a perennial herb that is native to California.

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Astragalus whitneyi var. siskiyouensis
© 2014 Steve Matson
Serpentine affinity: 4.6; (broad endemic)
Name Status:
Accepted by JEF + PLANTS

Alternate Names:
PLANTS: Astragalus whitneyi ssp. siskiyouensis
More information about  Astragalus whitneyi var. siskiyouensis
Nursery / seed vendor availability from CNPLX
Commercial availability unknown.
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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: Oct 21, 2018).

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