Taxon  Report   9027    
Astragalus allochrous  A. Gray
Halfmoon milkvetch
Astragalus allochrous
© 2006 James M. Andre
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CalPhotos / Calflora
Astragalus allochrous
© 2006 James M. Andre
Astragalus allochrous, a dicot, is a perennial herb that is native to California.

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Astragalus allochrous
© 2006 James M. Andre
Family: FABACEAE  
Genus: Astragalus
Subspecies and Varieties:
Communities: Creosote Bush Scrub
Name Status:
Accepted by ICPN

More information about  Astragalus allochrous
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 19, 2019).