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Astragalus  brackenridgei A.Gray  trib. Galegeae 
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FamilyFABACEAE
Genus species var.Astragalus  brackenridgei A.Gray  trib. Galegeae
SynonymsAstragalus salubris J.F.Macbr.
Territory Western South AmericaPeru
grassland and rocks
Altitude3500-5000m
Description stipules vaginate, leaves thinly petiolate, leaflets 7-14 pairs, linear to oblong, raceme very short, densely black hirsute, pod ovoid, 6-8mm long
Size5-10cm
Colorblue-violet
Bloomsummer
Ca
Typesubshrub
Cultivationrock crevices with favourable water regime, eastern slopes
alpine house, poor, drained soil, shading in summer
Propagationscarified seed in spring, germ. 1-3 months, 10-13°C
cuttings in late summer
BibliographyFlora of Peru (Macbride, J.F.) www.biodiversitylibrary.org
Legume Web www.ildis.org
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