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Astragalus  rawlinsianus Aitch. & Baker  sect. Malacothrix 
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FamilyFABACEAE
Genus species var.Astragalus  rawlinsianus Aitch. & Baker  sect. Malacothrix
Territory Middle AsiaWestern AsiaAfghanistanIranTurkmenistan
steppes
Altitude1000-2300m
Description subacaulescent, adpressed lanate, leaves 5-12cm, leaflets 10-15 pairs, oval, obtuse, inflorescence dense, ovoid, 3-4cm long, flowers 15-21mm long, pod lanceolate, acute, ca. 1cm
Size10-20cm
Colorviolet
Bloomspring
Ca
Typedecumbent subshrub
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
BibliographyFlora of the USSR www.biodiversitylibrary.org
Legume Web www.ildis.org
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