Onobrychis Viciifolia, or more commonly know as Sainfoin, is a forb/herb (a forb/herb is a non-woody plant that is not a grass) with green foliage and yellow flowers of the genus Onobrychis. It has a moderate growth rate and a height of 2.5 feet at maturity. Its duration is perennial which means it will grow year after year. It's active growth period is spring and summer, blooms during early spring and is intolerant of shade. Onobrychis Viciifolia or Sainfoin's floral region is North America US Lower 48 and Alaska, specifically in the states of California, Colorado, Idaho, Illinois, Massachusetts, Minnesota, Missouri, Montana, Nebraska, New Jersey, New Mexico, Nevada, New York, Oregon, South Dakota, Utah, Vermont, Washington, Wisconsin and Wyoming.
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