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Astragalus mohavensis var. mohavensis
Astragalus mohavensis var. mohavensis
Mojave Milk-vetch
Photographer: Dave Silverman and Cindy Hopkins

ID: 0000 0000 0217 0052 (2017-02-01)

Copyright © 2017 Xeric Specialties – Dave Silverman

  • date of photo  Apr 1995
  • location   Death Valley NP, Wildrose Canyon (Inyo County, California, US)
  • family Fabaceae
  • order Fabales
  • class Rosids-Eudicots
  • plant community   3025’, limestone-met alluvium, along rocky wash channels, Mojavean wash scrub
  • notes   Plants in mid-fruit, mostly past flowering. Fruits at maturity will shrink and become woody. Growing w/ Larrea tridentata, Ericameria paniculata, Ambrosia salsola, A. dumosa, Psorothamnus fremontii, Viguiera reticulata, Encelia farinosa, Bebbia juncea, Opuntia basilaris, Camissonia brevipes, Phacelia ambigua, Mentzelia reflexa, & Mohavea confertifolia
  • camera   Canon Elan/Kodachrome 64
  • photo category: Plant - annual/perennial

  • common names   Mojave Milk-vetch (photographer)
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