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Astragalus  hypsogenus I.M.Johnst.  trib. Galegeae 
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FamilyFABACEAE
Genus species var.Astragalus  hypsogenus I.M.Johnst.  trib. Galegeae
Territory Western South AmericaSouthern South AmericaArgentina Northwest, (JujuySaltaTucuman)Bolivia
grassland and rocks
Altitude3500-4500m
Description leaves pale setose, leaflets 4-7pairs, lanceolate or oblong, complicate, remote, acute, flowers 2-10, terminal, pod falcate, setose, 10-15mm long
Size2-6cm
Colorpale blue
Bloomlate spring, summer
Ca
Typecushion
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 Argentina www.floraargentina.edu.ar
Legume Web www.ildis.org
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