Yellow alfalfa


Yellow alfalfa (Medicago sativa) Fabaaceae family

This plant is similar to Black Medick (Medicago lupulina). It is a perennial herb that can grow up to 91 cm tall. Flowers are yellow and grow in oblong clusters.
It establishes itself on roadsides and on agricultural fields.

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Bureau of Land Management - Fairbanks District Office    Alaska Association of Conservation Districts Alaska Department of Fish and Game U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service Fairbanks Soil and Water Conservation District U.S. Forest Service