Medicago sativa L. from Kashmir, very commonly growing in meadows, wastelands, cultivated fields and roadsides. Photographed from Botanical Garden below Chshmashahi on June 26, 2010 and Pahalgam on June 20, 2010.
English: Lucerne, Alfalfa
Hindi: Vilayat-gawuth, Lasunghas
Highly valued legume fodder, commercial source of chlorophyll, important bee plant
Dr. Gurcharan Singh
Retired Associate Professor
SGTB Khalsa College, University of Delhi, Delhi-110007
Res: 932 Anand Kunj, Vikas Puri, New Delhi-110018.
Phone: 011-25518297 Mob: 9810359089http://people.du.ac.in/~singhg45/