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Astragalus  ceramicus E.Sheld.  trib. Galegeae 
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FamilyFABACEAE
Genus species var.Astragalus  ceramicus E.Sheld.  trib. Galegeae
SynonymsAstragalus angustus var. ceramicus (E.Sheld.) M.E.Jones
 Astragalus angustus var. pictus (A.Gray) M.E.Jones
 Astragalus pictus (A.Gray) A.Gray
Territory
american prairie
Description greyish, leaves usually absent, only rachis with 1-few linear leaflets, 5-13cm long, raceme 3-10-flowered, corolla 6-9mm long, pod ventricose, purple variegate, glabrous
Size10-30cm
Colorwhitish yellow
Bloomlate spring, summer
Ca
Typetuft, fl. stem ascending
Cultivationsunny site with a deep, drained soil
alpine house, rich, drained soil, sun
Propagationscarified seed in spring, germ. 1-3 months, 10-13°C
cuttings in late summer
BibliographyCronquist, A. et al. (1972-2005) Intermountain Flora
Legume Web www.ildis.org
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