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Astragalus  cimae M.E.Jones  trib. Galegeae 
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FamilyFABACEAE
Genus species var.Astragalus  cimae M.E.Jones  trib. Galegeae
SynonymsAstragalus cimae var. sufflatus Barneby
 Phacomene cimae (M.E.Jones) Rydb.
Territory Southwestern U.S.A.CaliforniaNevada
sagebrush wilding
Altitude1400-1900m
Description carnose, leaves 5-11cm, leaflets 11-23 pairs, obovate to orbiculate, obtuse or emarginate, flowers 10-25 in raceme, pod ascendent or patent, oblong, glabrous
Size2-20cm
Colorreddish purple, white
Bloomspring
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
BibliographyThe Jepson Manual ucjeps.berkeley.edu
Legume Web www.ildis.org
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