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Astragalus  johannis-howellii Barneby  trib. Galegeae 
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FamilyFABACEAE
Genus species var.Astragalus  johannis-howellii Barneby  trib. Galegeae
Territory Southwestern U.S.A.CaliforniaNevada
sagebrush wilding
Altitude2100-2200m
Description leaves 4-6cm, leaflets 13-23 pairs, narrowly obovate, subglabrous, flowers 6-12 in raceme amongst leaves, pod pendent, 7-11mm, elipsoid, thinly papery, minutely strigose
Size5-20cm
Colorwhitish
Bloomsummer
Ca
Typeshrub
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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