Taxon  Report   918    
Astragalus pulsiferae  A. Gray
Ames' milkvetch,  Pulsifer's milk vetch
Astragalus pulsiferae
© 2009 Sierra Pacific Industries
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CalPhotos / Calflora
Astragalus pulsiferae
© 2008 Steve Matson
Astragalus pulsiferae
© 2014 Sierra Pacific Industries
Astragalus pulsiferae, a dicot, is a perennial herb that is native to California, is found only slightly beyond California borders.

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Astragalus pulsiferae
© 2007 F. Gauna
Communities: Sagebrush Scrub, Yellow Pine Forest
Name Status:
Accepted by JEF + PLANTS

More information about  Astragalus pulsiferae
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

ITIS Original Publication citation


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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).