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Medicago polymorpha
Medicago polymorpha
burclover Pea Family
Medicago polymorpha Fabaceae
common names
   bur clover
  bur medick
  toothed medick
  California burclover
accepted scientific name
  Medicago polymorpha L.
rules for finding collection records
  Medicago polymorpha (63)
  Medicago hispida (0)
family name
  • Fabaceae
Image Author: ©2008 Steve Matson
Image License: Author's permission
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Category: Wildflowers
Flowers: Pea shaped flowers
Petal colors: color
Flower size is 0.15 to 0.25 inches
Leaf: Alternate, Compound
Plant Observed 2nd week of December thru 2nd week of August
Native to the Mediterranean basin. Naturalized in Hawaii.

How Likely at this Location (16%)
Name Match (100%)
Plant Showiness (36%)
where plant found
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Accepted Scientific Name

Medicago polymorpha   L.   (TSN: 503725, Index: 753)

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