Taxon  Report   905    
Astragalus oxyphysus  A. Gray
Mt.Diablo milk vetch
Astragalus oxyphysus
© 2005 Brent Miller
Photos from
CalPhotos / Calflora
Astragalus oxyphysus
© 2010 Neal Kramer
Astragalus oxyphysus
© 2009 Neal Kramer
Astragalus oxyphysus, a dicot, is a perennial herb that is native to California, is endemic (limited) to California.

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Astragalus oxyphysus
© 1997 Christopher L. Christie
Family: FABACEAE  
Genus: Astragalus
Communities: Valley Grassland, Foothill Woodland

Habitat: slopes

Name Status:
Accepted by JEF + PLANTS

More information about  Astragalus oxyphysus
Nursery / seed vendor availability from CNPLX
Commercial availability unknown.
Landscaping information from Calscape
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Jepson eFlora

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 23, 2019).