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Astragalus convallarius

Astragalus convallarius Greene

 

Lesser Rushy Milkvetch

KingdomPlantaePlants, but not fungi, lichens, or algae
SubkingdomTracheobiontaVascular plants—plants with a “circulatory system” for delivering water and nutrients
DivisionMagnoliophytaFlowering plants, also known as angiosperms
ClassMagnoliopsidaDicotyledons—plants with two initial seed leaves
SubclassRosidaeRoses, legumes, proteas, dogwoods, hydrangeas, mistletoes, euphorbias, grapes, many more
OrderFabalesLegumes (pea and bean families)
FamilyFabaceaeLegume family (peas and beans)
GenusAstragalusFrom the Greek astragalos meaning “ankle bone” and an early name applied to some plants in this family because of the shape of the seeds
Speciesconvallarius

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Astragalus convallarius (Lesser Rushy Milkvetch)

5/3/2018 · Barker Dam, Joshua Tree National Park, CA
≈ 6 × 4" (16 × 11 cm) ID is uncertain

Astragalus convallarius (Lesser Rushy Milkvetch)

5/3/2018 · Barker Dam, Joshua Tree National Park, CA
≈ 4 × 6" (11 × 16 cm) ID is uncertain

Astragalus convallarius (Lesser Rushy Milkvetch)

5/3/2018 · Barker Dam, Joshua Tree National Park, CA
≈ 6 × 4" (16 × 11 cm) ID is uncertain

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