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Astragalus laxmannii
Laxmann's milk-vetch, standing milk-vetch

Distribution: Occurring in north-central and eastern Washington; Yukon Territory to Washington, east to the Rocky Mountains and Minnesota.

Habitat: Prairies to rocky foothills in sagebrush desert and ponderosa pine forest.

Flowers: June-August

Origin: Native

Growth Duration: Perennial

Conservation Status: Not of concern


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Accepted Name:
Astragalus laxmannii Jacq.
Publication: Hort. Bot. Vindob. 3: 22 (t. 37). 1776. 1776.

Synonyms & Misapplications:
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var. robustior – standing milk-vetch
Additional Resources:

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

WA Flora Checklist: Astragalus laxmannii checklist entry.

E-Flora BC: Astragalus laxmannii atlas page.

CalPhotos: Astragalus laxmannii photos.

USDA Plants: Astragalus laxmannii information.

7 photographs:
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