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Latin name: Melilotus Species

Plant type: Annual, Biennial

Exposure: Exposed, Sheltered

Sun/shade: Full Sun

Soil type: Sand, Loam, Clay

Months of flowering: June, July, August

Soil pH: Neutral, Alkaline

Flower colours: Yellow

Petals: Irregular

Arrangement: Cluster

Note – there may be many different varieties or cultivars available of this plant and so the information here is generalised for this group. Some species may appear differently, flower at alternative times of year and may require different growing conditions.