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Astragalus  amblytropis Barneby  trib. Galegeae 
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FamilyFABACEAE
Genus species var.Astragalus  amblytropis Barneby  trib. Galegeae
Territory Northwestern U.S.A.Idaho
sagebrush wilding
Altitude1500-2200m
Description taproot, leaves 2-5cm, grey strigose, leaflets 9-13 pairs, oblong-ovate, emarginate, 5-10mm, flowers 3-11 in raceme, corolla 6-8mm, pod sessile, ventricose, ovoid, 2-4cm long
Size10-20cm
Colorumber, yellow
Bloomsummer
Ca
Typetuft
Cultivationsunny 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
BibliographyHitchcock, C.L.: Vascular Plants of the Pacific Northwest
Legume Web www.ildis.org
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