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Distribution by County   954    
Astragalus whitneyi  A. Gray  var. lenophyllus  (Rydb.) Barneby
Balloonpod milkvetch,   Whitney's milk vetch
Astragalus whitneyi var. lenophyllus is a perennial herb that is native to California.
California Rare Plant Rank: 4.3 (limited distribution).
Record Count by County

Alpine: 3 Nevada: 5 Plumas: 3
Modoc: 32 Placer: 5 Trinity: 1

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]. 2023. Berkeley, California: The Calflora Database [a non-profit organization]. Available:   (Accessed: 03/28/2023).