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Medicago  hybrida (Pourr.) Trautv.  trib. Trifolieae 
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FamilyFABACEAE
Genus species var.Medicago  hybrida (Pourr.) Trautv.  trib. Trifolieae
SynonymsTrigonella hybrida Pourr. (basionym)
 Medicago pourretii Noulet
Territory Southwestern EuropeFranceSpain
thickets
Altitude1600-1700m
Description leaves ternate, leaflets rhombic or orbiculate, serrulate, truncate, abaxially hirsute, adaxially glabrous, flowers 3-7 in raceme, corolla 5-7mm long, pod falcate
Size5-30cm
Coloryellow, purple
Bloomsummer
Ca+
Typesubshrub
Cultivationmesic, slightly humous, semi-shady site
alpine house, moist, rich, drained soil, semi-shade
Propagationscarified seed in spring, germ. 1-3 months, 13-18°C
cuttings in late summer
BibliographyTutin T.G.(ed.) Flora Europaea (1964-1980)
Legume Web www.ildis.org
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