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Astragalus  asplundii I.M.Johnst.  trib. Galegeae 
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FamilyFABACEAE
Genus species var.Astragalus  asplundii I.M.Johnst.  trib. Galegeae
Territory Southern South AmericaArgentina Northwest, (JujuyLa RiojaSan Juan)
rocky slopes
Altitude1000-4800m
Description stems ramose, leaflets 5-8 pairs, lanceolate or lanceolate-ovate, 3-10mm, acuminate, lanate-tomentose, flowers in dense head, corolla ca. 15mm, pod densely lanate
Size5-10cm
Colorblue
Bloomsummer
Ca
Typecarpet
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 Argentina www.floraargentina.edu.ar
Legume Web www.ildis.org
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