Latin name: Astragalus serenoi (Kuntze) E. Sheldon
  var. shockleyi (M.E. Jones) Barneby
  Pronunciation: as-TRAG-a-lus SER-en-oy SHOK-
  lee-eye

  Common name: Naked milkvetch
  Family: Fabaceae (Pea)
  Habitat: Open dry alkaline gravels and clay soils,
  with pinyon and sagebrush, 4500'-7000', northern
  desert mountains

  Blooming period: May to July
  Click for Latin name derivations:  1) Astragalus
  2) serenoi
 3) shockleyi
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