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Medicago sativa L.
Alfalfa

Medicago sativa
Copyright by: plantillustrations.org (public domain)
originally published in Kops et al., J., Flora Batava, vol. 16: t. 1222 (1881)

Family: Fabaceae

Group: Dicot

Substrate: Terrestrial

Habit: Herb

Perennation: Perennial

Map of select IRC data for peninsular Florida

SOUTH FLORIDA Occurrence: Present

SOUTH FLORIDA Native Status: Not Native, Naturalized

SOUTH FLORIDA Cultivated Status: Not Cultivated

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Other data on Medicago sativa available from :

Medicago sativa has been found in the following conservation area :
Occurrence Native Status
Everglades National Park Assumed to be Present Not Native, Naturalized

Medicago sativa has been found in the following 2 counties :
Occurrence Native Status
Glades County Not Native, Naturalized
Miami-Dade County Not Native, Naturalized

Medicago sativa has been found in the following habitat :
Disturbed Upland

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Medicago sativa
Copyright by: plantillustrations.org (public domain)
originally published in Kops et al., J., Flora Batava, vol. 16: t. 1222 (1881)