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Cabeza Prieta Natural History Association
Sonoran Desert Plants
Astragalus aridus (Parched Milkvetch)

Senita

 

Habitat: sand dunes
Life Form: forb,annual
Flower Color: lavender to white or whitish to pink
Flowering Period: winter and spring
Spines: spineless
Family: Fabaceae (bean family)
Abundance: rare
Our member horticultural expert is Hank Jorgensen. For more information on this plant species, see Hank's page on Astragalus aridus (opens in a new tab).

 

 

 

 

 

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