Cutleaf Medick (Medicago laciniata)

  • Cutleaf Medick (Medicago Laciniata)
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  • Cutleaf Medick (Medicago Laciniata)
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Medicago Laciniata, or more commonly know as Cutleaf Medick, is a forb/herb (a forb/herb is a non-woody plant that is not a grass) of the genus Medicago. Its duration is annual which means it grows for one season only. Medicago Laciniata or Cutleaf Medick's floral region is North America US Lower 48, specifically in the states of Louisiana, Massachusetts, Maine and South Carolina.

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

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