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Painted Milkvetch - Astragalus ceramicus var. filifolius

Status Under Review
Native Species

Global Rank: G4T4
State Rank: S3S4

Agency Status
MNPS Threat Rank:

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General Description
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Diagnostic Characteristics
The pod of variety filifolius has a stipe 1-3 mm long.

Range Comments
Eastern MT and the western Dakotas south to AZ, NM, and TX; most common in sandhill region of Nebraska (Kartesz 2009; McGregor 1986, Flora of the Great Plains).

Observations in Montana Natural Heritage Program Database
Number of Observations: 8

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Painted Milkvetch — Astragalus ceramicus var. filifolius.  Montana Field Guide.  .  Retrieved on , from