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San Clemente Island Milkvetch (Astragalus nevinii)

  • Global Rank: G3 - Vulnerable
  • Legal Status: N/A
  • Family: Fabaceae
  • State: CA
  • Nature Serve ID: 151730
  • Lifeform: Forb/herb
  • Date Inducted in National Collection: 12/15/2020

Where is San Clemente Island Milkvetch (Astragalus nevinii) located in the wild?

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San Clemente Island Milkvetch can be found in California

Which CPC Partners conserve San Clemente Island Milkvetch (Astragalus nevinii)?

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

  • 09/01/2020
  • Orthodox Seed Banking

Based on an September 2020 extract of the California Plant Rescue Database, California Botanic Garden holds 3 accessions of Astragalus nevinii in orthodox seed collection. There are as many as 26592 seeds of this species in their collection - although some may have been used for curation testing or sent to back up.

  • 08/05/2020
  • Seed Collection

Based on an August 2020 extract of the California Plant Rescue Database, California Botanic Garden has collected 2 seed accessions of Astragalus nevinii from 1 plant occurrences listed in the California Natural Diversity Database. These collections together emcompass 2 maternal plants

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Taxon Astragalus nevinii
Authority Gray
Family Fabaceae
CPC Number 453
ITIS 25601
Duration Perennial
Common Names San Clemente Island Milk-vetch
Associated Scientific Names Astragalus nevinii
State Rank
State State Rank
California S3
Ecological Relationships


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