Onobrychis viciifolia Scop.

Species in the Global Pollen Project's Master Reference Collection.

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Onobrychis viciifolia (rights holder: José María Escolano) © José María Escolano

Common Sainfoin

General: Fabaceae (Legume family). Sainfoin is a deep-rooted perennial legume arising from a branching root crown. Flowers are showy and pink, white or purple and tightly arranged in a compact raceme with 20 to 50 flowers per head (figure 1). Leaves are odd-pinnately compound with 11 to 21 leaflets. Sainfoin typically grows taller than alfalfa reaching 8 to 36 inches tall. The seeding unit is a si... Text © Aberdeen Plant Materials Center and NRCS Idaho State Office

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