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Astragalus  pellitus Bunge  sect. Myobroma 
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FamilyFABACEAE
Genus species var.Astragalus  pellitus Bunge  sect. Myobroma
SynonymsAstragalus kucanensis Rech.f.
 Astragalus pellitus var. orbicularis Parsa
 Astragalus pubifolius V.V.Nikitin
Territory Middle AsiaWestern AsiaAfghanistanIranTurkmenistan
dry, sandy grassland
Altitude900-2000m
Description adpressed hirsute, subcaulescent, stipules membranous, lanceolate, acute, leaflets 4-6 pairs, obcordate, pedicels short, 1-3-flowered, calyx long hirsute, pod sessile, oblong
Size8-20cm
Colorrose
Bloomsummer
Ca
Typetuft
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
BibliographyFlora Orientalis (Boissier) www.biodiversitylibrary.org
Legume Web www.ildis.org
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