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Astragalus  venturii I.M.Johnst.  trib. Galegeae 
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FamilyFABACEAE
Genus species var.Astragalus  venturii I.M.Johnst.  trib. Galegeae
Territory Southern South AmericaArgentina Northwest, (CatamarcaJujuySaltaTucuman)
rocky slopes
Altitude3000-4700m
Description leaves 1-2cm, leaflets 2-3-pairs, 2-7mm, broadly oblanceolate, appresed hirsute, flowers 1-2, subsessile, pod compressed
Size1-2cm
Colorblue, violet
Bloomlate spring, summer
Ca
Typecushion
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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