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Astragalus  kerrii P.J.Knight & A.C.Cully  trib. Galegeae 
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FamilyFABACEAE
Genus species var.Astragalus  kerrii P.J.Knight & A.C.Cully  trib. Galegeae
Territory South-Central U.S.A.New Mexico
dry, sandy grassland
Altitude1600-2300m
Description strigulose, leaves crowded, 2-4cm long, leaflets 9-15, oblong, 2-8mm, raceme 1-4-flowered, flowers 5-6mm, pod patent, shortly pedicellate, ellipsoid, subventricose
Size5-15cm
Colorwhitish, lilac
Bloomlate spring, summer
Ca
Typetuft
Cultivationdry, sunny 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
BibliographyMartin, W.C. et al. (1980) A flora of New Mexico
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