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Sand Milkvetch (Astragalus geyeri var. triquetrus)

  • Global Rank: T2 - Imperiled
  • Legal Status: N/A
  • Family: Fabaceae
  • State: AZ, NV
  • Nature Serve ID: 159733
  • Lifeform: Forb/herb
  • Date Inducted in National Collection: 02/27/2023

Where is Sand Milkvetch (Astragalus geyeri var. triquetrus) located in the wild?

States & Provinces:

Sand Milkvetch can be found in Arizona, Nevada

Which CPC Partners conserve Sand Milkvetch (Astragalus geyeri var. triquetrus)?

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

Katie Heineman
  • 02/28/2023
  • Seed Collection Orthodox Seed Banking

California Botanic Garden collected this species on BLM land in Nevada

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Taxon Astragalus geyeri var. triquetrus
Authority (Gray) M.E. Jones
Family Fabaceae
CPC Number 407
ITIS 192509
Duration Annual, Biennial
Common Names Sand Milk-vetch
Associated Scientific Names Astragalus geyeri var. triquetrus
State Rank
State State Rank
Arizona S1
Nevada S2S3
Ecological Relationships


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