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Astragalus  dillinghamii J.F.Macbr.  trib. Galegeae 
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FamilyFABACEAE
Genus species var.Astragalus  dillinghamii J.F.Macbr.  trib. Galegeae
Territory Western South AmericaPeru
grassland
Altitude4000-4500m
Description leaves densely silvery lanate, 1-2cm, leaflets 4-6 pairs, ovate-lanceolate, acute, ca. 4mm, flowers amongst leaves, axillary, ca. 1cm long, calyx densely lanate
Size1-2cm
Colorpale lilac
Bloomlate spring, summer
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 of Peru (Macbride, J.F.) www.biodiversitylibrary.org
Legume Web www.ildis.org
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