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Fam.: Fabaceae / Legumes      

Synon.:  Trigonella monspeliaca  L.

Genus:  Medicago  L.,  Trigonella  L.
 

Authors:
   L.:  Carl von Linné (Linnaeus, 1707 - 1777), Swedish naturalist who introduced the binary naming system for plants and animals
 

Etymology:
   Medicago:   from Media, the country of the former Medes in today Iran, where Lucerne Medicago sativa comes from
   monspeliaca:   from Montpellier (Southern France)
   Trigonella:   diminutive of trigonum = triangle
 

Medicago monspeliaca / Hairy Trigonella, Star-Fruited Fenugreek, GR Hymettos 20.3.2019
Fig. 1:  Medicago monspeliaca / Hairy Trigonella, Star-Fruited Fenugreek
GR Hymettos 20.3.2019
Medicago monspeliaca / Hairy Trigonella, Star-Fruited Fenugreek, Rhodos Tsambika 30.3.2019
Fig. 2:  Medicago monspeliaca / Hairy Trigonella, Star-Fruited Fenugreek
Rhodos, Tsambika 30.3.2019
Medicago monspeliaca / Hairy Trigonella, Star-Fruited Fenugreek, Rhodos Tsambika 30.3.2019
Fig. 3:  Medicago monspeliaca / Hairy Trigonella, Star-Fruited Fenugreek
Rhodos, Tsambika 30.3.2019
Medicago monspeliaca / Hairy Trigonella, Star-Fruited Fenugreek, Chios Avgonima 28.3.2016
Fig. 4:  Medicago monspeliaca / Hairy Trigonella, Star-Fruited Fenugreek
Chios, Avgonima 28.3.2016
Medicago monspeliaca / Hairy Trigonella, Star-Fruited Fenugreek, Chios Avgonima 28.3.2016
Fig. 5:  Medicago monspeliaca / Hairy Trigonella, Star-Fruited Fenugreek
Chios, Avgonima 28.3.2016
Medicago monspeliaca / Hairy Trigonella, Star-Fruited Fenugreek, Chios Avgonima 28.3.2016
Fig. 6:  Medicago monspeliaca / Hairy Trigonella, Star-Fruited Fenugreek
Chios, Avgonima 28.3.2016
Medicago monspeliaca / Hairy Trigonella, Star-Fruited Fenugreek, Chios Avgonima 28.3.2016
Fig. 7:  Medicago monspeliaca / Hairy Trigonella, Star-Fruited Fenugreek
Chios, Avgonima 28.3.2016
Medicago monspeliaca / Hairy Trigonella, Star-Fruited Fenugreek, Chios Avgonima 28.3.2016
Fig. 8:  Medicago monspeliaca / Hairy Trigonella, Star-Fruited Fenugreek
Chios, Avgonima 28.3.2016

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