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Key to Astragalus purshii

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1. Calyx < 10 mm; fruit 7–17 mm

2. Fruit incurved at least 1/2 circle; ne Modoc Plateau ..... var. lagopinus

2' Fruit incurved near beak; High Sierra Nevada, San Bernardino Mountains, perhaps w edge East of Sierra Nevada ..... var. lectulus

1' Calyx > 10 mm; fruit 13–27 mm

3. Petals white or cream, tip pale lilac or not; inflorescence 1–6-flowered ..... var. purshii

3' Petals pink-purple or purple; inflorescence 3–11 flowered ..... var. tinctus

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