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Astragalus  welshii Barneby  trib. Galegeae 
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FamilyFABACEAE
Genus species var.Astragalus  welshii Barneby  trib. Galegeae
Territory Southwestern U.S.A.Utah
semideserts of w. USA
Altitude2000-2700m
Description acaulescent, silvery, leaves 5-10cm, leaflets 6-10 pairs, elliptic, acute, 10-15mm, raceme 3-8-flowered, umbellate, pod ovoid, 1-3cm long
Size5-10cm
Coloryellow
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
BibliographyCronquist, A. et al. (1972-2005) Intermountain Flora
Legume Web www.ildis.org
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