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Noun1.Medicago - a genus of herbs that resemble cloverMedicago - a genus of herbs that resemble clover
rosid dicot genus - a genus of dicotyledonous plants
Papilionoideae, subfamily Papilionoideae - alternative name used in some classification systems for the family Papilionaceae
medic, medick, trefoil - any of several Old World herbs of the genus Medicago having small flowers and trifoliate compound leaves
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"A burclover we collected locally in 1991 has the best combination we have found so far for some upland sites," says Dabney.
"This burclover, Medicago arabica, has an interesting history in the Mississippi Delta, where it was one of the most widely grown cover crops in the 1950's, rivaling hairy vetch."
He adds, "Burclovers are generally hard-seeded but have little cold tolerance.