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Astragalus  testiculatus Pall.  sect. Trachycercis 
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FamilyFABACEAE
Genus species var.Astragalus  testiculatus Pall.  sect. Trachycercis
Territory
steppes
Description acaulescent, leaves 3-10cm, leaflets 7-12 pairs, oblong or elliptic, densely long hirsute, flowers 3-10 in raceme, corolla 18-30mm long, pod ovoid, pendent, densely hirsute
Size5-12cm
Colorwhitish, pale violet
Bloomsummer
Ca
Typetuft
Cultivationsunny site with a deep, drained soil
alpine house, rich, drained soil, sun
Propagationscarified seed in spring, germ. 1-3 months, 10-13°C
cuttings in late summer
BibliographyTutin T.G.(ed.) Flora Europaea (1964-1980)
Legume Web www.ildis.org
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