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Astragalus  eurekensis M.E.Jones  trib. Galegeae 
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FamilyFABACEAE
Genus species var.Astragalus  eurekensis M.E.Jones  trib. Galegeae
SynonymsXylophacos eurekensis (M.E.Jones) Rydb.
 Xylophacos medius Rydb.
Territory Southwestern U.S.A.Utah
semideserts of w. USA
Altitude1400-2100m
Description acaulescent, silvery, leaves 4-15cm, leaflets 5-11 pairs, narrowly elliptic, acute, 5-20mm long, raceme 3-7-flowered, umbellate, pod humistrate, ovoid, 15-35mm long, curvate
Size5-10cm
Colorochre
Bloomspring
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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