Latin name: Astragalus curtipes A. Gray
  Pronunciation:
as-TRAG-a-lus KUR-ti-pees
  Common name: San Luis Obispo milkvetch
  Family: Fabaceae (Pea)
  Habitat: Shrublands, grassy areas near coast,
  northern Channel Islands

  Blooming period: January to June
  Click for Latin name derivations:  1) Astragalus
  2) curtipes
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