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marsh milkvetch
Astragalus pycnostachyus
Astragalus pycnostachyus
marsh milkvetch Pea Family
Astragalus pycnostachyus Fabaceae
common name
  marsh milkvetch
accepted scientific name
  Astragalus pycnostachyus A. Gray
rules for finding collection records
  Astragalus pycnostachyus (96)
family name
Image Author: ©2009 Anthony Valois and the National Park Service
Image License: public domain
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Category: Wildflowers
Flowers: Pea shaped flowers
Petal colors: color
Flower size is about 0.2 inches
Leaf: Alternate
Plant Observed 2nd week of May thru 3rd week of October

Plant Showiness (36%)
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Salt Marsh
Native Plant Status
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native Native
native Not Present