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Astragalus  cryptobotrys I.M.Johnst.  trib. Galegeae 
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FamilyFABACEAE
Genus species var.Astragalus  cryptobotrys I.M.Johnst.  trib. Galegeae
SynonymsAstragalus clandestinus (Phil.) Hieron.
 Phaca clandestina Phil.
 Phaca cryptantha Phil.
Territory Southern South AmericaArgentina NorthwestChile North
grassland
Altitude3700-4700m
Description white lanate, leaves petiolate, leaflets 4-6 pairs, ovate, stipules connate, flowers axillary amongst leaves, calyx campanulate, pod ovoid, lanate, 5-6mm long
Size3-5cm
Colorblue
Bloomspring
Ca
Typecarpet
Cultivationmesic, slightly humous, sunny site
alpine house, moist, rich, drained soil, sun
Propagationscarified seed in spring, germ. 1-3 months, 10-13°C
cuttings in late summer
BibliographyFlora Argentina www.floraargentina.edu.ar
Legume Web www.ildis.org
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