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Astragalus  leontinus Wulfen  sect. Onobrychoidei 
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FamilyFABACEAE
Genus species var.Astragalus  leontinus Wulfen  sect. Onobrychoidei
SynonymsAstragalus murrii Huter
 Astragalus onobrychis var. murrii (Huter) Wohlf.
 Astragalus tauricus Pall.
Territory Middle EuropeSouthwestern EuropeSoutheastern EuropeAustriaFranceItalySwitzerlandYugoslavia, (Slovenia)
grassland and thickets
Altitude1000-2600m
Description acaulescent, pale green, hirsute, leaflets 5-10 pairs, oval to narrowly elliptic, flowers in spherical, long pedunculate raceme, pod oblong-ovate, hirsute
Size5-20cm
Colorpale purple, violet
Bloomsummer
Ca
Typetuft
Cultivationmesic, slightly humous, semi-shady site
alpine house, medium moist, rich, drained soil, semi-shade
Propagationscarified seed in spring, germ. 1-3 months, 10-13°C
cuttings in late summer
BibliographyTutin T.G.(ed.) Flora Europaea (1964-1980)
Legume Web www.ildis.org
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