Common names include lucerne, medic
|Life Cycle||annual/perennial (in some locations)|
|Germination||sow in fall or spring depending on location 1/4 to 1/2 in. deep|
|Uses||edible (leaves, oil, seed), medicinal, utility (fodder, biomass, dye, cover crop, green manure, fiber, oil)|
|Notes||nitrogen fixer, inoculate for best results|
|Breed Status||open pollinated|
|Days To Maturity||60-70 days|
|Habit/Size||1.5-2 ft. height, spaced 18-24 in.|
|Harvest||harvest every 40-45 days|
|Requirements||full sun, moderate water req. but drought tolerant|
|Seeds Per Oz.||≈ 12000|
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