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Astragalus  tegetarioides M.E.Jones  trib. Galegeae 
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FamilyFABACEAE
Genus species var.Astragalus  tegetarioides M.E.Jones  trib. Galegeae
SynonymsHomalobus tegetarioides (M.E.Jones) Rydb.
Territory Northwestern U.S.A.Oregon
rocky slopes
Altitude1300-1500m
Description grey setose, leaves 2-4cm, long petiolate, leaflets 5-11 pairs, obovate, 3-6mm, flowers 3-7, 4-6mm, in lax raceme at the level of the leaves, pod 4-5mm, grey setose
Size5-10cm
Colorwhitish
Bloomsummer
Ca
Typesubshrub, carpet
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
BibliographyHitchcock, C.L.: Vascular Plants of the Pacific Northwest
Legume Web www.ildis.org
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