Taxon  Report   808    
Astragalus bolanderi  A. Gray
Bolander's milk vetch,  Bolander's milkvetch
Astragalus bolanderi
© 2015 Ron Wolf
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Astragalus bolanderi
© 2011 Steven Perry
Astragalus bolanderi
© 2009 Barry Breckling
Astragalus bolanderi, a dicot, is a perennial herb that is native to California, is found only slightly beyond California borders.

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Astragalus bolanderi
© 2011 Steven Perry
Family: FABACEAE  
Genus: Astragalus
Communities: Red Fir Forest, Lodgepole Forest
Name Status:
Accepted by JEF + PLANTS

More information about  Astragalus bolanderi
Nursery / seed vendor availability from CNPLX
Commercial availability unknown.
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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).