Flora of the Southeastern United States
2022 Edition


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Melilotus indicus (Linnaeus) Allioni. Small Melilot, Sourclover, Alfalfilla. Phen: Apr-Oct. Hab: Roadsides, disturbed areas. Dist: Native of Mediterranean Europe.

Origin/Endemic status: Mediterranean Europe and Africa

Syn: = Ar, K1, K3, K4, NcTx, NE, NY, Tx, WH3, Isely (1998), Stace (2010); = Melilotus indica – Bah, C, F, G, RAB, S, SE3, orthographic variant

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image of plant© Bruce A. Sorrie
image of plant© Bruce A. Sorrie