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Key to Astragalus kentrophyta

View taxon page for Astragalus kentrophyta

(For a list of species in Astragalus kentrophyta, use the above link.)

Jepson Manual glossary definitions can be seen by moving your cursor over words underlined with dots.

1. Hairs generally branched (1 branch generally shorter, or ± 0); petals often ± white, purple-tinged or not; banner oblanceolate or narrowly obovate; ovules generally 2–4

2. Plant not , not matted; W&I ..... var. elatus

2' Plant prostrate, densely matted; SNE (Mono Valley) ..... var. ungulatus

1' Hairs ; petals generally pale purple to purple; banner widely obovate, obcordate, or round; ovules generally 5–8

3. Leaflets 3 (5 on lower leaves or not), rigid, spine-tipped; plant a dense rounded cushion ..... var. danaus

3' Leaflets 5–9, ± soft, minutely spine-tipped; plant a ± dense, flat mat ..... var. tegetarius



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