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Astragalus  consobrinus (Barneby) S.L.Welsh  trib. Galegeae 
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FamilyFABACEAE
Genus species var.Astragalus  consobrinus (Barneby) S.L.Welsh  trib. Galegeae
SynonymsAstragalus castaneiformis var. consobrinus Barneby
Territory Southwestern U.S.A.Utah
semideserts of w. USA
Altitude1800-2400m
Description silver-grey, leaves 2-6cm, leaflets 7-11 pairs, obovate, obtuse, 3-7mm long, raceme 2-7-flowered, pod ovoid, 9-14mm long, grey strigose, acute
Size5-10cm
Colorwhitish
Bloomearly summer
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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