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Astragalus  cremnophylax Barneby  trib. Galegeae 
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FamilyFABACEAE
Genus species var.Astragalus  cremnophylax Barneby  trib. Galegeae
Territory Southwestern U.S.A.Arizona
rocks
Altitude1900-2200m
Description silvery, leaves 3-30mm, leaflets crowded, linear-elliptic, racemes 1-3-flowered, amongst leaves, pod ovoid, 3-4mm long, variegate
Size5-10cm
Colorpink
Bloomlate spring
Ca+
Typeshrub
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
BibliographyCronquist, A. et al. (1972-2005) Intermountain Flora
Legume Web www.ildis.org
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