Taxon  Report   826    
Astragalus didymocarpus  Hook. & Arn.
Dwarf white milk vetch,  Two seeded milkvetch
Astragalus didymocarpus
© 2005 James M. Andre
Photos from
CalPhotos / Calflora
Astragalus didymocarpus
© 2011 Neal Kramer
Astragalus didymocarpus
© 2012 Neal Kramer
Astragalus didymocarpus, a dicot, is an annual herb that is native to California, is also found outside of California, but is confined to western North America.

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Plant Characteristics
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Bloom Period
Astragalus didymocarpus
© 2010 Gary A. Monroe
Communities: Coastal Sage Scrub, Valley Grassland, Creosote Bush Scrub, Southern Oak Woodland, Joshua Tree Woodland

Habitat: slopes

Name Status:
Accepted by JEF + PLANTS

More information about  Astragalus didymocarpus
Nursery / seed vendor availability from CNPLX
Commercial availability unknown.
Landscaping information from Calscape
Photos on Google Images
Jepson eFlora

Records from the Consortium of California Herbaria

ITIS Original Publication citation


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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]. 2019. Berkeley, California: The Calflora Database [a non-profit organization]. Available:   (Accessed: Jan 23, 2019).