Calflora
Taxon  Report   820    
Astragalus coccineus  Brandegee
Scarlet locoweed,  Scarlet milk vetch, Scarlet milkvetch
Astragalus coccineus, a dicot, is a perennial herb that is native to California, is also found outside of California, but is confined to western North America.

Bloom Period
Family: FABACEAE  
Genus: Astragalus
Communities: Pinyon-Juniper Woodland
More information about  Astragalus coccineus
Nursery availability from CNPLX
Commercial availability unknown.
Jepson eFlora

USDA PLANTS Profile (ASCO6)


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]. 2019. Berkeley, California: The Calflora Database [a non-profit organization]. Available: https://www.calflora.org/   (Accessed: Aug 25, 2019).