Muhlenbergia (volume 2); A Journal Of Botany

Paperback | January 12, 2012

byAmos Arthur Heller

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This historic book may have numerous typos, missing text or index. Purchasers can download a free scanned copy of the original book (without typos) from the publisher. 1905. Not illustrated. Excerpt: ... Lotus Douglas11 Greene, Pittonia, 2: 149. 1890. Hosackia decumbens Benth. Bot. Reg. under pi. 1257. 1829; not Lotus decumbens Poir. No. 8000, collected June 8, on dry hillsides west of Yreka, Siskiyou county. This species occurs as far south as Mt. Sanhedrin, Lake county, where the writer collected it in 1902. It had not previously been reported south of Humboldt county. Astragalus Fremont11 A. Gray, Pac. R. R. Rep. 4: 80. 1857. Astragalus lentiginosus var. Fremontii S. Wats. Bot. King Rep. 66. 1871. No. 7587, collected April 5 near Oil City, opposite Bakersfield, Kern county, growing on open sandy plains, the plants prostrate. It is very common all through that region on the plains and hills, in many places so thick that the bladdery pods are crushed under foot at every step. Originally from "banks of the Rio Virgin," Nevada, collected by Fremont. No. 7833, collected May 5, at Tehachapi, Kern county, where it is abundant in fields. This looks like a distinct plant, the stems more ascending, sparingly pubescent with short chaffy hairs, the calyx lobes with a broader base, the pods more pubescent than no. 7587. Astragalus Lent1g1nosus Dough; Hook. Fl. Bor. Am. 1: 151. 1830. No. 8062, collected June 19 near Grenada Station, Siskiyou county, where it is plentiful along the railroad, the plants prostrate, forming mats often nearly two feet in diameter. The elevation is about 2700 feet. Originally collected by Douglas on "subalpine ranges of the Blue Mountains of North-west America." Astragalus Layneae Greene, Bull. Cal. Acad. 1: 156. 1885. Astragalus malacus var. Layneae Jones, Zoe, 4: 29. 1893. No. 7669, collected April 13, at Kramer, San Bernardino county, on the Mojave desert, where it is abundant, as it also is at Randsburg. Mrs. Curran first collected it in 188...

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This historic book may have numerous typos, missing text or index. Purchasers can download a free scanned copy of the original book (without typos) from the publisher. 1905. Not illustrated. Excerpt: ... Lotus Douglas11 Greene, Pittonia, 2: 149. 1890. Hosackia decumbens Benth. Bot. Reg. under pi. 1257. 1829; not Lotus decumbens Poir. N...

Format:PaperbackDimensions:102 pages, 9.69 × 7.44 × 0.21 inPublished:January 12, 2012Publisher:General Books LLCLanguage:English

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ISBN - 10:0217238343

ISBN - 13:9780217238342

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