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rimrock milkvetch
Astragalus desperatus
Astragalus desperatus
rimrock milkvetch Pea Family
Astragalus desperatus Fabaceae
common name
  rimrock milkvetch
accepted scientific name
  Astragalus desperatus M.E. Jones
rules for finding collection records
  Astragalus desperatus (564)
  exclude Astragalus desperatus conspectus
  exclude Astragalus desperatus neeseae
family name
Image Author: © Max Licher, downloaded from SEINet
Image License: Author's permission
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Category: Wildflowers
Flowers: Pea shaped flowers
Petal colors: color
Flower size is .25 to .35 inches
Leaf: Alternate
Plant Observed last week of March thru end of June

Plant Showiness (36%)
Links to Plant Photos
SW Colorado Wildflowers (9)
SEINet (8)
Wikimedia Commons (7)
Cal Photos (3)
Adam Schneider (1)
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