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Astragalus  grayi S.Watson  trib. Galegeae 
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FamilyFABACEAE
Genus species var.Astragalus  grayi S.Watson  trib. Galegeae
SynonymsCnemidophacos grayi (Parry) Rydb.
 Ctenophyllum grayi (Parry) Rydb.
 Tragacantha grayi (S.Watson) Kuntze
Territory Northwestern U.S.A.MontanaWyoming
sagebrush wilding
Altitude1000-1700m
Description leaflets 3-11pairs, linear, rigid, erect to ascendent, thinly long hirsute, inflorescence 2-7cm, flowers 10-30, crowded, pod oblong, green, carnose, glabrous
Size20-35cm
Colorcreamy
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
BibliographyDorn, R.D. (1992) Manual of the Vascular Plants of Wyoming
Legume Web www.ildis.org
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