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Deane's Milkvetch (Astragalus deanei)

  • Global Rank: G1 - Critically Imperiled
  • Legal Status: N/A
  • Family: Fabaceae
  • State: CA
  • Nature Serve ID: 147831
  • Lifeform: Forb/herb
  • Date Inducted in National Collection: 12/05/2022

Where is Deane's Milkvetch (Astragalus deanei) located in the wild?

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Deane's Milkvetch can be found in California

Which CPC Partners conserve Deane's Milkvetch (Astragalus deanei)?

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

San Diego Zoo Wildlife Alliance collected this species from the wild in May, 2022, and holds it in seed collection as part of the California Plant Rescue seed banking initiative.

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Taxon Astragalus deanei
Authority (Rydb.) Barneby
Family Fabaceae
CPC Number 394
ITIS 25489
Duration Perennial
Common Names Deane's Milk-vetch
Associated Scientific Names Astragalus deanei
State Rank
State State Rank
California S1
Ecological Relationships


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