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Yellow or Orange Flowers ( Pea-like Flowers )
Pea Family (Leguminosae)

Yellow Sweet-clover
Melilotus officinalis

Season: Summer
Habitat:
 Disturbed Ground
Height:
 Up to 2 m

Description: This tall, yellow clover grows along roadsides, and other disturbed areas, and is a favourite for bees. The leaves are distinctly compound. Each leaf has three leaflets. The flowers occur in spikes, at the end of tall stems. They are tiny, and pea-like. It is similar to white sweet clover, but is distinguished by its yellow flowers.

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