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Shevock's Milkvetch (Astragalus shevockii)

  • Global Rank: G2 - Imperiled
  • Legal Status: N/A
  • Family: Fabaceae
  • State: CA
  • Nature Serve ID: 158790
  • Lifeform: Forb/herb
  • Date Inducted in National Collection: 12/05/2022

Where is Shevock's Milkvetch (Astragalus shevockii) located in the wild?

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Shevock's Milkvetch can be found in California

Which CPC Partners conserve Shevock's Milkvetch (Astragalus shevockii)?

CPC's Plant Sponsorship Program provides long term stewardship of rare plants in our National Collection. We are so grateful for all our donors who have made the Plant Sponsorship Program so successful. We are in the process of acknowledging all our wonderful plant sponsorship donors on our website. This is a work in progress and will be updated regularly.

Conservation Actions

Tina Stanley
  • 12/05/2022
  • Seed Collection Orthodox Seed Banking

California Botanic Garden collected this species from the wild in July, 2022, and holds it in seed collection as part of the California Plant Rescue seed banking initiative.

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Taxon Astragalus shevockii
Authority Barneby
Family Fabaceae
CPC Number 488
ITIS 25677
Duration Perennial
Common Names Little Kern Milk-vetch | Shevock's Milkvetch
Associated Scientific Names Astragalus shevockii
State Rank
State State Rank
California S3
Ecological Relationships


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