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Astragalus  oreganus Torr. & A.Gray  trib. Galegeae 
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FamilyFABACEAE
Genus species var.Astragalus  oreganus Torr. & A.Gray  trib. Galegeae
SynonymsAstragalus ventorum S.Watson
 Tragacantha ventorum (S.Watson) Kuntze
Territory Northwestern U.S.A.MontanaWyoming
sagebrush wilding
Altitude1200-2200m
Description leaflets 9-15pairs, broadly elliptic to orbiculate, long cinereous hirsute, inflorescence subcylindrical, dense, 20-35-flowered, pod carnose, green, oblong, 10-15mm long
Size5-15cm
Coloryellowish
Bloomsummer
Ca
Typetuft, fl. stem decumbent
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
USDA Plants Database plants.usda.gov
Version 8.0
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