Milk Vetch


           Family: Fabaceae

  • BotanicName: ASTRAGALUS L.
  • English Name: Milk Vetch
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  • General Definition: It blossoms yellowish, pinkish and purplish flowers, a lot of annuals, woody and it is thorny plants generated cushions.
  • Used Parts: Root and leaves.
  • Active Ingredients: Starch,  mucilage, tragacanth, bassorin are found in the composition of the gummi tragacanthae.
  • Harvest: From July
  • Spreading Area: Central Anatolia