Taxon  Report   877    
Astragalus leucolobus  S. Watson ex M. E. Jones
Big bear valley woollypod
Astragalus leucolobus
© 2006 Steve Matson
Photos from
CalPhotos / Calflora
Astragalus leucolobus
© 2015 Keir Morse
Astragalus leucolobus
© 2015 Keir Morse
Astragalus leucolobus, a dicot, is a perennial herb that is native to California, is endemic (limited) to California.
CNPS Rare Plant Rank: 1B.2 (rare, threatened, or endangered in CA and elsewhere).   8th Edition

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Astragalus leucolobus
© 2018 Ron Vanderhoff
Family: FABACEAE  
Genus: Astragalus
Communities: Yellow Pine Forest, Pinyon-Juniper Woodland

Habitat: pebble-plain

Name Status:
Accepted by JEF + CNPS + PLANTS

More information about  Astragalus leucolobus
Nursery / seed vendor availability from CNPLX
Commercial availability unknown.
Landscaping information from Calscape
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Records from the Consortium of California Herbaria

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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 18, 2019).