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sweet clover

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melilot

(mĕl`əlŏt), Eurasian and North African leguminous herbs of the genus Melilotus of the family Leguminosae (pulsepulse,
in botany, common name for members of the Fabaceae (Leguminosae), a large plant family, called also the pea, or legume, family. Numbering about 650 genera and 17,000 species, the family is third largest, after the asters and the orchids.
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 family). Sweet clovers, now widely naturalized in North America, are used as forage, cover, and soiling crops. Attractive to bees for their fragrant blossoms, they are also honey plants. Melilotus is a different genus from that of the true clovers. Sweet clover is classified in the division MagnoliophytaMagnoliophyta
, division of the plant kingdom consisting of those organisms commonly called the flowering plants, or angiosperms. The angiosperms have leaves, stems, and roots, and vascular, or conducting, tissue (xylem and phloem).
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, class Magnoliopsida, order Rosales, family Leguminosae.
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The sweet clovers are a separate group belonging to the genus Melilotus, and the bush clovers are placed in the genus Lespedeza.
Fall and spring rye cover crops were evaluated for their application in cereal production systems, while sweet clover (Melilotus officinalis (L.
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Lucy has cellulite on her thighs so she should try the supplement Cellutrim (see offer, below) which combines ginkgo biloba, grapeseed extract, kelp and sweet clover to improve circulation, protect skin cells and reduce the build-up of fatty deposits.
Before long I was rewarded when an unsuspecting doe popped through the hole in the fence and immediately buried her head in the sweet clover.
8-m depth June 10 mm Sweet clover fallow 206 330 Black fallow 290 427 October 9 Sweet clover-not terminated 157 254 Sweet clover-sprayed with herbicide 218 345 Sweet clover-plow 246 373 Sweet clover-sweep 251 404 Sweet clover-rotary mower 259 394 Sweet clover-disk 269 404 Sweet clover-hay 284 419 Black fallow 284 434 LSD 53 53 (*) Treatments imposed June 10.
I planted the mangle beets, comfrey, pinto beans, sunchokes, sweet clover, buckwheat, squash seeds, a good pasture mix, and any kind of seeds that will grow there that I can get for free.
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Mick Channon's smart four-year-old Chrysander is also set to go jumping after being bought for 65,000gns by Frank Barry for Barney Curley while Sweet Clover - a well-connected juvenile consigned by Darley - will join Brian Walsh's fledgling Rheindross Stud after going into training in Ireland.
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