Latin name: Astragalus calycosus S. Watson var. calycosus
Pronunciation: as-TRAG-a-lus kal-i-KO-sus
Common name: Torrey's milkvetch
Family: Fabaceae (Pea)
Habitat: Rocky areas, sagebrush scrub, pine forest to 10,500', mostly on limestone, Panamint and White & Inyo Mts
Blooming period: April to July
Name derivations: 1) Astragalus 2) calycosus
NOTE: Previously published as Astragalus calycosus Torr.