Taxon  Report   929    
Astragalus rattanii  A. Gray
Rattan's milk vetch,  Rattan's milkvetch
Astragalus rattanii
© 2001 George W. Hartwell
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CalPhotos / Calflora
Astragalus rattanii
© 2013 Aaron Arthur
Astragalus rattanii
© Roxanne Bittman and CNPS
Astragalus rattanii, a dicot, is an annual herb that is native to California, is endemic (limited) to California.

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Astragalus rattanii
© 2012 Lynn Robertson
Family: FABACEAE  
Genus: Astragalus
Subspecies and Varieties:
Communities: Northern Oak Woodland, Foothill Woodland
Name Status:
Accepted by JEF + PLANTS

More information about  Astragalus rattanii
Nursery / seed vendor availability from CNPLX
Commercial availability unknown.
Landscaping information from Calscape
Photos on Google Images
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).