Taxon  Report   908    
Astragalus pachypus  Greene  var. pachypus 
Thick pod milk vetch,  Thickpod milkvetch
Astragalus pachypus var. pachypus
© 2013 Debra L. Cook
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Astragalus pachypus var. pachypus
© 2015 Richard Spellenberg
Astragalus pachypus var. pachypus
© 2012 Neal Kramer
Astragalus pachypus var. pachypus, a dicot, is a perennial herb that is native to California, is endemic (limited) to California.

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Astragalus pachypus var. pachypus
© 2005 Brent Miller
Family: FABACEAE  
Genus: Astragalus
Parent: Astragalus pachypus
Name Status:
Accepted by JEF + PLANTS

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