Medicago sativa  (alfalfa)

Photo of Medicago sativa by Virginia Skilton

© Virginia Skilton (Photo ID #6353)

Photographer's Submitted Details

Photo Location Riske Creek
Photographer Virginia Skilton
Habitat grassland
Photo Date July 29, 2005
Upload Date March 14, 2006
Elevation (m) 869
Latitude 51.8408317565918
Longitude -122.527778625488
Photo ID # 6353
Comments There were many of these plants along the roads near and in Big Creek Ecological Reserve. Flower colours varied from deep purple to pale lavender and blue. Some plants had yellow flowers (ssp. falcata?)