Monthly Archive: April 2012

Black Medic (Medicago lupulina)

Escambia County Extension has had a number of calls about black medic, seen growing in fields, pastures, roadsides, and yards.  This winter annual is a member of the legume family, so it is beneficial in that it will release nitrogen after its Iife cycle is completed.   This plant spreads very low to the ground, and …

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