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Astragalus geyeri
Geyer's milk-vetch

Distribution: Occurring east of the Cascades crest in south-central Washington; southeastern Oregon to Nevada and California, east to Montana, Wyoming, and Utah, disjunct in British Columbia and along Columbia River of Washington and north-central Oregon.

Habitat: Sandy desert areas, especially on dunes.

Flowers: June-July

Origin: Native

Growth Duration: Annual, Biennial

Conservation Status: Threatened in Washington (WANHP)


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Accepted Name:
Astragalus geyeri A. Gray
Publication: Proc. Amer. Acad. Arts vi. 214. 1864. 1864.

Synonyms & Misapplications:
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var. geyeri – Geyer's milk-vetch
Additional Resources:

PNW Herbaria: Specimen records of Astragalus geyeri in the Consortium of Pacific Northwest Herbaria database.

WA Flora Checklist: Astragalus geyeri checklist entry.

E-Flora BC: Astragalus geyeri atlas page.

CalPhotos: Astragalus geyeri photos.

USDA Plants: Astragalus geyeri information.

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