Dig deeper at SERNEC, a consortium of southeastern herbaria.
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Spermatophytes (seed plants): Angiosperms (flowering plants): Eudicots: Core Eudicots: Rosids: Fabids: Fabales
Small Melilot, Sourclover
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Bruce A. Sorrie bas_melilotus_indicus1
Flowers 2-3mm (vs M. officinalis 5-7mm), densely crowded in slender racemes, per Wildflowers of the Eastern United States.
Bruce A. Sorrie bas_melilotus_indicus2
This and other Melilotus plants valued as bee plants for honey production, per Wildflowers of the Eastern United States.