Annual Yellow Sweetclover (Melilotus indicus)


Melilotus Indicus, or more commonly know as Annual Yellow Sweetclover, is a forb/herb (a forb/herb is a non-woody plant that is not a grass) of the genus Melilotus. Its duration is annual which means it grows for one season only. Melilotus Indicus or Annual Yellow Sweetclover's floral region is North America US Lower 48 and Hawaii, specifically in the states of Alabama, Arkansas, Arizona, California, Delaware, Florida, Georgia, Hawaii, Idaho, Kentucky, Louisiana, Massachusetts, Maine, Minnesota, Mississippi, North Carolina, New Hampshire, New Jersey, New Mexico, Nevada, New York, Oklahoma, Oregon, Pennsylvania, South Carolina, Texas, Utah, Virginia, Vermont, Washington and Wisconsin.

  • Category: Dicot
  • Genus: Melilotus
  • Family: Fabaceae
  • Order: Fabales
  • Class: Magnoliopsida
  • Division: Magnoliophyta
  • Duration: Annual
  • Growth Habit: Forb/herb
  • Native Status: L48 (I) HI (I) CAN (I) GL (I)

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