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Astragalus  drabelliformis Barneby  trib. Galegeae 
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FamilyFABACEAE
Genus species var.Astragalus  drabelliformis Barneby  trib. Galegeae
Territory Northwestern U.S.A.Wyoming
rocky slopes
Altitude2000-2200m
Description leaves silvery hirsute, entire, spathulate to linear, 5-25mm, flowers 1-4, 3-7mm, in raceme, pod 5-9mm, thinly hirsute, in cross-section triangular
Size1-5cm
Colorpinkish purple
Bloomlate spring, summer
Ca
Typeshrub, cushion
Cultivationsunny, dry, rock crevices, protection against winter wet
alpine house, poor, drained soil, sun
Propagationscarified seed in spring, germ. 1-3 months, 10-13°C
cuttings in late summer
BibliographyDorn, R.D. (1992) Manual of the Vascular Plants of Wyoming
Legume Web www.ildis.org
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