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Thermopsis  macrophylla Hook. & Arn.  trib. Thermopsideae 
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FamilyFABACEAE
Genus species var.Thermopsis  macrophylla Hook. & Arn.  trib. Thermopsideae
SynonymsThermopsis californica S.Watson
 Thermopsis fabacea Torr.
 Thermopsis robusta Howell
Territory Southwestern U.S.A.California
thickets and woods
Altitude900-1500m
Description silvery sericeous, leaves trifoliolate, leaflets 2-4cm long, obovate-cuneate, stipules 1-3cm long, lanceolate, flowers ca. 18mm long
Size30-60cm
Coloryellow
Bloomsummer
Ca
Typetuft
Cultivationcold, shady site with a humous, moist soil
alpine house, moist, humous soil, shade
Propagationscarified seed in spring, germ. 1-3 months, 16-21°C
division in fall; cuttings in late summer
BibliographyThe Jepson Manual ucjeps.berkeley.edu
Legume Web www.ildis.org
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