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Astragalus  famatinae I.M.Johnst.  trib. Galegeae 
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FamilyFABACEAE
Genus species var.Astragalus  famatinae I.M.Johnst.  trib. Galegeae
Territory Southern South AmericaArgentina Northwest
rocks
Altitude3000-3200m
Description silvery setose, leaflets 4-5 pairs, 2-9mm, broadly elliptic to narrowly oblong, rounded, adaxially subglabrous, racemes axillary, dense, pod oblong, ca. 1cm long, hirsute
Size5-12cm
Colorblue-violet
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, 10-13C
cuttings in late summer
BibliographyFlora Argentina www.floraargentina.edu.ar
Legume Web www.ildis.org
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