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Astragalus  longipetalus Chater  sect. Caprini 
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FamilyFABACEAE
Genus species var.Astragalus  longipetalus Chater  sect. Caprini
SynonymsAstragalus longiflorus auct.
Territory Eastern EuropeMiddle AsiaCaucasusKazakhstanNorth CaucasusEast European RussiaSouth European Russia
steppes
Description softly adpressed hirsute, leaflets 8-14 pairs, oval or orbiculate-oval, flowers 4-8 in raceme, corolla 27-30mm long, pod pedicellate, ventricose, globular, acuminate
Size15-25cm
Coloryellow
Bloomsummer
Ca
Typetuft
Cultivationsunny site with a deep, drained soil
alpine house, rich, drained soil, sun
Propagationscarified seed in spring, germ. 1-3 months, 10-13°C
cuttings in late summer
BibliographyTutin T.G.(ed.) Flora Europaea (1964-1980)
Legume Web www.ildis.org
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