Thomas M. Pullen Herbarium
Sunday, September 21, 2014 University of Mississippi | Biology Department
Mississippi Plants Checklist
Astragalus Species
Each of the following have been documented for the state of Mississippi.
"Accepted Name" is the scientific name currently used in the USDA Plants Database.
Click on the Accepted Name to search the Pullen Herbarium Specimen Database.

Accepted Name: Astragalus canadensis L.
Source: Mississippi Natural Heritage Program.
Herbarium Information: A specimen collected in Mississippi is not present in the Pullen Herbarium (MISS).

Accepted Name: Astragalus canadensis L. var. canadensis
Source: Mississippi Natural Heritage Program.
Herbarium Information: A specimen collected in Mississippi is not present in the Pullen Herbarium (MISS).

Accepted Name: Astragalus distortus Torr. & Gray
Source: Mississippi Natural Heritage Program.
Herbarium Information: A specimen collected in Mississippi is present in the Pullen Herbarium (MISS).

Accepted Name: Astragalus distortus Torr. & Gray var. engelmannii (Sheldon) M.E. Jones
Source: Mississippi Natural Heritage Program.
Herbarium Information: A specimen collected in Mississippi is present in the Pullen Herbarium (MISS).

Accepted Name: Astragalus obcordatus Ell.
Source: Isely, D. 1990. Vascular Flora of the Southeastern United States. Vol. 3, Part 2 Leguminosae (Fabaceae). University of North Carolina Press, Chapel Hill.
Herbarium Information: A specimen collected in Mississippi is not present in the Pullen Herbarium (MISS).

Accepted Name: Astragalus villosus Michx.
Source: Isely, D. 1990. Vascular Flora of the Southeastern United States. Vol. 3, Part 2 Leguminosae (Fabaceae). University of North Carolina Press, Chapel Hill.
Herbarium Information: A specimen collected in Mississippi is not present in the Pullen Herbarium (MISS).

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