Calflora
Taxon  Report   938    
Astragalus tener  A. Gray
Alkali milk vetch,   Alkali milkvetch
Astragalus tener, a dicot, is an annual herb that is native to California, and endemic (limited) to California.
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Bloom Period
Family: Fabaceae  
Genus: Astragalus
Subspecies and Varieties:

Wetlands: Occurs usually in wetlands, occasionally in non wetlands

Habitat: coastal

Communities: Coastal Strand, Valley Grassland, wetland-riparian

Name Status:
Accepted by JEF + PLANTS

More information about  Astragalus tener

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]. 2021. Berkeley, California: The Calflora Database [a non-profit organization]. Available: https://www.calflora.org/   (Accessed: 12/02/2021).