Taxon  Report   920    
Astragalus pulsiferae  A. Gray  var. suksdorfii  (Howell) Barneby
Suksdorf's milk vetch,  Suksdorf's milkvetch
Astragalus pulsiferae var. suksdorfii
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Astragalus pulsiferae var. suksdorfii
© 2009 Sierra Pacific Industries
Astragalus pulsiferae var. suksdorfii
© 2009 Sierra Pacific Industries
Astragalus pulsiferae var. suksdorfii, a dicot, is a perennial herb that is native to California, Washingtom.
CNPS Rare Plant Rank: 1B.2 (rare, threatened, or endangered in CA and elsewhere).   8th Edition

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Astragalus pulsiferae var. suksdorfii
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Family: FABACEAE  
Genus: Astragalus
Parent: Astragalus pulsiferae
Communities: Sagebrush Scrub, Yellow Pine Forest
Name Status:
Accepted by JEF + CNPS + PLANTS

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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 16, 2019).