Taxon  Report   860    
Astragalus lentiginosus  Douglas  var. borreganus  M. E. Jones
Borrego milk vetch,  Borrego milkvetch
Astragalus lentiginosus var. borreganus
© 2004 James M. Andre
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Astragalus lentiginosus var. borreganus
© 2006 Steve Matson
Astragalus lentiginosus var. borreganus
© 2006 Steve Matson
Astragalus lentiginosus var. borreganus, a dicot, is an annual herb that is native to California, Arizona, Baja California, Sonora, Mexico.
California Rare Plant Rank: 4.3 (limited distribution).   8th Edition

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Astragalus lentiginosus var. borreganus
© 2005 James M. Andre
Communities: Creosote Bush Scrub

Wetlands: Occurs in non wetlands

Name Status:
Accepted by JEF + CNPS + PLANTS

Alternate Names:
ICPN + PLANTS: Astragalus agninus
PLANTS: Astragalus arthu-schottii
PLANTS: Astragalus coulteri
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More information about  Astragalus lentiginosus var. borreganus
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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 22, 2019).