Taxon  Report   857    
Astragalus lentiginosus  Douglas
Freckled milk vetch,  Rattle pod, Specklepod loco milkvetch
Astragalus lentiginosus, a dicot, is an annual or perennial herb that is native to California, is also found outside of California, but is confined to western North America.

Bloom Period
Wetlands: Occurs in non wetlands

Communities: Sagebrush Scrub, Shadscale Scrub, Alkali Sink, Subalpine Forest, Foothill Woodland, Yellow Pine Forest, Valley Grassland, Creosote Bush Scrub, Joshua Tree Woodland

Name Status:
Accepted by JEF + PLANTS

More information about  Astragalus lentiginosus
Nursery availability from CNPLX
Commercial availability unknown.
Jepson eFlora


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]. 2020. Berkeley, California: The Calflora Database [a non-profit organization]. Available:   (Accessed: May 31, 2020).