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Astragalus  deterior (Barneby) Barneby  trib. Galegeae 
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FamilyFABACEAE
Genus species var.Astragalus  deterior (Barneby) Barneby  trib. Galegeae
SynonymsAstragalus naturitensis var. deterior Barneby (basionym)
Territory Northwestern U.S.A.Colorado
rocks
Altitude1900-2100m
Description leaves pinnate, leaflets oblong-elliptic, acute, appressed hirsute, flowers 1-3 in short raceme, pod papery, subcurvate, red variegate
Size1-5cm
Colorochre
Bloomlate spring, summer
Ca
Typecarpet
Cultivationsunny, dry, rock crevices, protection against winter wet
alpine house, poor, drained soil, sun
Propagationscarified seed in spring, germ. 1-3 months, 10-13°C
cuttings in late summer
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