esparcet


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Noun1.Esparcet - Eurasian perennial herb having pale pink flowers and curved podsesparcet - Eurasian perennial herb having pale pink flowers and curved pods; naturalized in Britain and North America grasslands on calcareous soils; important forage crop and source of honey in Britain
herb, herbaceous plant - a plant lacking a permanent woody stem; many are flowering garden plants or potherbs; some having medicinal properties; some are pests
genus Onobrychis, Onobrychis - genus of Old World herbs having pinnate leaves and pink or whites racemose flowers followed by flat unjointed pods
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Participants of the field day received information about characteristics, significance, and cultivation techniques of esparcet and alfalfa.
In August, open areas can be planted with perennial cover crops such as clover or sainfoin, sometimes called esparcet or holy clover.