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Astragalus  moencoppensis M.E.Jones  trib. Galegeae 
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FamilyFABACEAE
Genus species var.Astragalus  moencoppensis M.E.Jones  trib. Galegeae
SynonymsCnemidophacos moencoppensis (M.E.Jones) Rydb.
Territory Southwestern U.S.A.ArizonaUtah
semideserts of w. USA
Altitude1400-2100m
Description yellow-green, leaves 6-14cm, leaflets 9-13 pairs, remote, linear-filiform, acute, revolute, raceme lax, 10-30-flowered, pod oblong-ellipsoid, 5-8mm long
Size10-25cm
Colorblue, lilac
Bloomearly summer
Ca
Typeshrub
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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