Calflora
Taxon  Report   8882    
Astragalus claranus  Jeps.
Clara Hunt's milk vetch
Astragalus claranus, a dicot, is an annual herb that is native to California.
California Rare Plant Rank: 1B.1 (rare, threatened, or endangered in CA and elsewhere).   8th Edition

It is listed by the State of California as Threatened and by the Federal Government as 'Endangered '.
Observation Hotline
(observation details)
one or more occurrences
within a 7.5-minute quadrangle

Bloom Period
Family: FABACEAE  
Genus: Astragalus
Serpentine affinity: 3; (strong indicator)
Name Status:
Accepted by JEF + CNPS

PLANTS spelling variant of Astragalus clarianus

Alternate Names:
ICPN: Astragalus clarianus
More information about  Astragalus claranus
Nursery availability from CNPLX
Commercial availability unknown.
Jepson eFlora
Search efloras.org (Flora of North America)

Landscape information from Calscape

Photos on PlantID.net   /   Google Images

Consortium of California Herbaria


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: https://www.calflora.org/   (Accessed: Feb 17, 2019).