yellow sweet clover

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Synonyms for yellow sweet clover

biennial yellow-flowered Eurasian plant having aromatic leaves used as carminative or flavoring agent

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It is available in alfalfa, chickpeas, red clover, wheat grass, woodruff, and yellow sweet clover, which help decrease cholesterol levels.
Motschulsky (1860) Family Campanulaceae Tall bellflower (Campanula Vaurie (1948); Wildermuth & americana) Gates (1920) Family Fabaceae Alfalfa (Medicago sativa) Ellsbury & Baker (1988); Folsom (1909); Lintner (1881); Vaurie (1948); Wildermuth & Gates (1920) White sweet clover (Melilotus alba) Vaurie (1948) Yellow sweet clover (Melilotus Vaurie (1948) officinalis) Bur clover (Melilotus hispida) Vaurie (1948) Crimson clover (Trifolium Baker & Ellsbury (1989); incarnatum) Ellsbury & Baker (1988); Ellsbury (1990); Pemberton et al.
I ordered sorghum-sudan grass, Japanese millet, hairy-vetch, purple turnips, crimson clover, yellow sweet clover, red clover, wheat, annual rye, and alfalfa.
An eye-opener for me was Kappel's use of yellow sweet clover (Melilotus officinalis) as a soil builder and nutrient booster in his raised beds,which are actually rectangular boxes constructed from 2-by-8inch planks.