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Astragalus  shevockii Barneby  trib. Galegeae 
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FamilyFABACEAE
Genus species var.Astragalus  shevockii Barneby  trib. Galegeae
Territory Southwestern U.S.A.California
dry, sandy grassland
Altitude1800-2000m
Description sparsely hirsute, leaves 2-7cm long, leaflets 9-17, remote, 2-10mm, elliptic, flowers 2-13 in sparse raceme, ascendent, pod ascendent, 15-30mm long, curvate, papery, hirsute
Size10-35cm
Colorcreamy
Bloomspring
Ca-
Typetuft, fl. stem ascending
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
BibliographyThe Jepson Manual ucjeps.berkeley.edu
Legume Web www.ildis.org
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