Taxon  Report   935    
Astragalus serenoi  (Kuntze) E. Sheld.  var. shockleyi  (M. E. Jones) Barneby
Naked milk vetch,  Naked milkvetch
Astragalus serenoi var. shockleyi, a dicot, is a perennial herb that is native to California, Nevada.
California Rare Plant Rank: 2B.2 (rare, threatened, or endangered in CA; common elsewhere).   8th Edition
Observation Hotline
(observation details)
one or more occurrences
within a 7.5-minute quadrangle

Bloom Period
Family: FABACEAE  
Genus: Astragalus
Parent: Astragalus serenoi
Communities: Sagebrush Scrub, Shadscale Scrub, Pinyon-Juniper Woodland
Name Status:
Accepted by JEF + CNPS + PLANTS

Alternate Names:
PLANTS: Astragalus shockleyi
More information about  Astragalus serenoi var. shockleyi
Nursery availability from CNPLX
Commercial availability unknown.
Jepson eFlora


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: Feb 16, 2019).