Taxon  Report   836    
Astragalus filipes  Torr. ex A. Gray
Narrow pod locoweed,  Stipate milkvetch, Tangled milk vetch
Astragalus filipes
© 2006 Steve Matson
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Astragalus filipes
© 2006 Steve Matson
Astragalus filipes
© 2008 Gary A. Monroe
Astragalus filipes, a dicot, is a perennial herb that is native to California, is also found outside of California, but is confined to western North America.

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Astragalus filipes
© 2013 E Knight
Family: FABACEAE  
Genus: Astragalus
Communities: Sagebrush Scrub
Name Status:
Accepted by JEF + PLANTS

Alternate Names:
PLANTS: Astragalus filipes var. residuus
PLANTS: Astragalus macgregorii
PLANTS: Astragalus stenophyllus var. filipes
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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 17, 2019).