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Astragalus  uncialis Barneby  trib. Galegeae 
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FamilyFABACEAE
Genus species var.Astragalus  uncialis Barneby  trib. Galegeae
Territory Southwestern U.S.A.NevadaUtah
semideserts of w. USA
Altitude1400-1800m
Description silvery, leaves 15-75mm, leaflets 3-5 pairs, oblanceolate or elliptic, 5-17mm long, raceme 1-3-flowered, pod ascendent, oblong-ellipsoid, apically curvate
Size1-2cm
Colorpinkish purple, violet
Bloomearly summer
Ca+
Typetuft
Cultivationdry, sunny site with a poor, sandy soil
alpine house, sandy 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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