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White sweetclover

Halbi Name
Main Photo of The Weed
Vernacular name Safed senji
Scientific name Melilotus alba Medik
Family
Season Rabi
Description
Plant Annual or biennial plant is 3-8' tall, branching occasionally and having a lanky appearance. The light green stems are round or slightly terete (furrowed on all sides) and glabrous.
Leaves The alternate leaves are trifoliate; sparsely distributed along the stems and petioles up to 1" long; hairless, dentate along the upper margins, and oblong or oblong-ovate, a pair of small narrow stipules at the base of each trifoliate leaf's petiole. Photo Gallery
Flower Axillary perfect flowers occur in 30- to 70-flowered racemes;
Fruit/ seed Scarcely dehiscent, and typically produce just 1 seed
Habitat and distribution Field crops
Flowering and fruiting January-February
Associated with Rabi season crops
Habit
Inflorescence

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