Calflora
Taxon  Report   921    
Astragalus purshii  Douglas
Pursh loco milkvetch,  Pursh's milk vetch, Pursh's sheeppod
Astragalus purshii, a dicot, is a perennial herb that is native to California and and is also found elsewhere in North America and beyond.
Siskiyou Del Norte Modoc Humboldt Shasta Lassen Trinity Plumas Tehama Butte Mendocino Glenn Sierra Yuba Lake Nevada Colusa Placer Sutter El Dorado Yolo Alpine Napa Sonoma Sacramento Mono Amador Solano Calaveras Tuolumne San Joaquin Marin Contra Costa Alameda Santa Cruz Mariposa Madera San Francisco San Mateo Merced Fresno Stanislaus Santa Clara Inyo San Benito Tulare Kings Monterey San Bernardino San Luis Obispo Kern Santa Barbara Ventura Los Angeles Riverside Orange San Diego Imperial

Bloom Period

Communities: Sagebrush Scrub, Yellow Pine Forest, Pinyon-Juniper Woodland, Alpine Fell-fields, Subalpine Forest, Lodgepole Forest, Red Fir Forest
Name Status:
Accepted by JEF + PLANTS

 
More information about  Astragalus purshii

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: https://www.calflora.org/   (Accessed: Oct 01, 2020).