Page author: David Giblin
Astragalus tenellus
pulse milkvetch

Distribution: Disjunct in Douglas County in Washington; Yukon to southeastern Oregon and Nevada, east to Rocky Mountains.

Habitat: Prairies and foothills to lower mountains.

Flowers: May

Origin: Native

Growth Duration: Perennial

Conservation Status: Threatened in Washington (WANHP)


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Accepted Name:
Astragalus tenellus Pursh
Publication: Fl. Amer. Sept. 2: 473. 1813.

Synonyms & Misapplications:
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Additional Resources:

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

WA Flora Checklist: Astragalus tenellus checklist entry.

E-Flora BC: Astragalus tenellus atlas page.

CalPhotos: Astragalus tenellus photos.

USDA Plants: Astragalus tenellus information.

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