Monday, November 15, 2010

Another Fruity Quiz; Medicago sativa!!

Cdr nailed it! Who else knew that Alfalfa had spiraled fruits? I see it often as a lingerer or an escapee, but I had never noticed the fruits until I collected it this past summer. Hats off to you Cdr!

Hot on the heels of the last quiz comes another strange legume that threw me for a loop (a loopty-loop you might say). It is a species that occurs throughout the Midwest.


Cdr said...

Is it Medicago sativa (alfalfa)? It's probably something less obvious, but what the hay?

Keith said...
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Justin Thomas said...

Cdr nails it! See revised post for details.