Family: Fabaceae (Pea family).
Native of the Mediterranean region and western Asia.
Occurrence: Waste areas and roadsides.
Hexam Scent is coumarin-scented and taints the milk and meat of animals that graze it. Hexam Scent is an annual, growing to about half a metre high.
Photo 1: Hexam Scent, Main Road, Chewton. Note the clover-like
leaves, the crowded flowers, and the elongated fruiting stalk.
2: Hexam Scent. Chewton, growing among other weeds.
3: Hexam Scent. Darling River, Menindee. 4: In the bed of Stephens Creek.