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Astragalus  physocalyx Fisch.  sect. Pogonotropis 
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FamilyFABACEAE
Genus species var.Astragalus  physocalyx Fisch.  sect. Pogonotropis
SynonymsAstragalus friwaldskianus Boiss.
 Astragalus villosidentatus Podlech
 Tragacantha physocalyx (Fisch.) Kuntze
Territory Southeastern EuropeBulgariaGreeceYugoslavia
rocky slopes
Description leaves 15-20cm, leaflets 31-45 pairs, ovate, flowers 1-5, 35-45mm long, in short raceme amongst leaves, calyx in fruit ventricose, ovate, to 25mm long
Size10-15cm
Coloryellow
Bloomsummer
Ca
Typetuft
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
BibliographyTutin T.G.(ed.) Flora Europaea (1964-1980)
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