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Astragalus  zionis M.E.Jones  trib. Galegeae 
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FamilyFABACEAE
Genus species var.Astragalus  zionis M.E.Jones  trib. Galegeae
SynonymsXylophacos zionis (M.E.Jones) Rydb.
Territory Southwestern U.S.A.South-Central U.S.A.ArizonaNew MexicoUtah
semideserts of w. USA
Description villose, leaves 3-20cm long, leaflets ovate or rhombic-elliptic, 1cm long, raceme 2-11-flowered, pod oblong-ellipsoid, curvate
Size5-10cm
Colorpurple
Bloomspring
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
USDA Plants Database plants.usda.gov
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