Native & Naturalized Plants of the Carolinas & Georgia

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camera icon speaker icon Common Name: Mimosa, Silktree
Weakley's Flora: (11/30/12) Albizia julibrissin
SYNONYMOUS WITH PLANTS National Database: Albizia julibrissin
SYNONYMOUS WITH Vascular Flora of the Carolinas (1968): Albizia julibrissin 098-01-001
SYNONYMOUS WITH (ORTHOGRAPHIC VARIANT) Manual of the Southeastern Flora (Small, 1933) Albizzia julibrissin

Pompom-like flowers are bright pink with white bases, per Nonnative Invasive Plants of Southern Forests.


camera icon speaker icon Common Name: Eastern Sensitive-briar
Weakley's Flora: (5/21/15) Mimosa microphylla
SYNONYMOUS WITH PLANTS National Database: Mimosa microphylla
SYNONYMOUS WITH Vascular Flora of the Carolinas (1968): Schrankia microphylla 098-02-001
SYNONYMOUS WITH Manual of Vascular Plants of NE US & Adjacent Canada (Gleason & Cronquist,1991) Mimosa quadrivalvis var. angustata
GREATER THAN Manual of the Southeastern Flora (Small, 1933) Leptoglottis microphylla

Each flower in this head has a small 5-lobed corolla & 10 long pink stamens, per Wildflowers of the Southern Mountains.


camera icon speaker icon Common Name: Florida Sensitive-briar, Sensitive Vine, Powderpuff Mimosa
Weakley's Flora: (5/21/15) Mimosa quadrivalvis var. floridana
SYNONYMOUS WITH PLANTS National Database: Mimosa quadrivalvis var. floridana
SYNONYMOUS WITH Vascular Flora of the Southeastern States (Cronquist 1980, Isely 1990) Schrankia microphylla var. floridana
SYNONYMOUS WITH Manual of the Southeastern Flora (Small, 1933) Leptoglottis floridana

Distinct from M. quadrivalvis: nomenclatural adjustments are forthcoming, per Weakley's Flora.


camera icon speaker icon Common Name: Mimosa Vine, Sensitive Vine, Powderpuff Mimosa
Weakley's Flora: (11/30/12) Mimosa strigillosa
SYNONYMOUS WITH PLANTS National Database: Mimosa strigillosa


Pink to purple filaments long exserted, each terminated by a yellow anther, per Mimosa strigillosa (Mimosaceae) in Illinois (Basinger, 2003).


camera icon Common Name: Bundleflower, Prairie Mimosa
Weakley's Flora: (11/30/12) Desmanthus illinoensis
SYNONYMOUS WITH PLANTS National Database: Desmanthus illinoensis
SYNONYMOUS WITH Vascular Flora of the Carolinas (1968): Desmanthus illinoensis 098-03-001
SYNONYMOUS WITH Andre Michaux Mimosa illinoensis
SYNONYMOUS WITH Manual of the Southeastern Flora (Small, 1933) Acuan illinoense

Lvs similar to Mimosa microphylla, but plants erect, flwrs whitish, smaller, per Wildflowers of the Eastern United States.


camera icon speaker icon Common Name: Eastern Redbud, Judas Tree
Weakley's Flora: (11/30/12) Cercis canadensis var. canadensis
SYNONYMOUS WITH PLANTS National Database: Cercis canadensis var. canadensis
LESS THAN Vascular Flora of the Carolinas (1968): Cercis canadensis 098-04-001


Flowers are borne on old wood, and appear in spring before the leaves, per Guide to the Wildflowers of SC.


camera icon speaker icon Common Name: Coffeeweed, Sicklepod
Weakley's Flora: (11/30/12) Senna obtusifolia
SYNONYMOUS WITH PLANTS National Database: Senna obtusifolia
SYNONYMOUS WITH Vascular Flora of the Carolinas (1968): Cassia obtusifolia 098-05-001


Slightly unequal dull yellow petals that never seem to be open fully, per Wildflowers of Tennessee, the Ohio Valley, and the Southern Appalachians.


camera icon speaker icon Common Name: Northern Wild Senna, American Senna
Weakley's Flora: (11/30/12) Senna hebecarpa
SYNONYMOUS WITH PLANTS National Database: Senna hebecarpa
SYNONYMOUS WITH Vascular Flora of the Carolinas (1968): Cassia hebecarpa 098-05-003


Five unequal petals. The upper 3 stamens are sterile, the lower 7 fertile, per Wildflowers of the Southern Mountains.


camera icon Common Name: Maryland Wild Senna
Weakley's Flora: (11/30/12) Senna marilandica
SYNONYMOUS WITH PLANTS National Database: Senna marilandica
SYNONYMOUS WITH Vascular Flora of the Carolinas (1968): Cassia marilandica 098-05-004
SYNONYMOUS WITH Manual of the Southeastern Flora (Small, 1933) Ditremexa medsgeri

Flowers not obviously pea-like, petals open to expose the stamens, per Wildflowers of Tennessee, the Ohio Valley, and the Southern Appalachians.


camera icon speaker icon Common Name: Common Partridge Pea, Showy Partridge Pea
Weakley's Flora: (11/30/12) Chamaecrista fasciculata var. fasciculata
LESS THAN PLANTS National Database: Chamaecrista fasciculata var. fasciculata
LESS THAN Vascular Flora of the Carolinas (1968): Cassia fasciculata 098-05-005


Flowers not pea-like: 5 petals, 4 with a reddish mark at the base, per Wildflowers of Tennessee, the Ohio Valley, and the Southern Appalachians.


camera icon speaker icon Common Name: Common Sensitive-plant, Sensitive Partridge Pea
Weakley's Flora: (11/30/12) Chamaecrista nictitans var. nictitans
SYNONYMOUS WITH PLANTS National Database: Chamaecrista nictitans ssp. nictitans var. nictitans
LESS THAN Vascular Flora of the Carolinas (1968): Cassia nictitans 098-05-006


Flowers about 1/4" across. Lowermost petal about 2x as long as others, per Wildflowers of the Southern Mountains.


camera icon speaker icon Common Name: Honey Locust
Weakley's Flora: (11/30/12) Gleditsia triacanthos
SYNONYMOUS WITH PLANTS National Database: Gleditsia triacanthos
SYNONYMOUS WITH Vascular Flora of the Carolinas (1968): Gleditsia triacanthos 098-06-001


Flowers greenish-yellow, 1/4" long, clustered in compact racemes, per Native Trees of the Southeast, An Identification Guide.


range map need picture of flower of Gleditsia aquatica, Water Locust
camera icon speaker icon Common Name: Water Locust
Weakley's Flora: (11/30/12) Gleditsia aquatica
SYNONYMOUS WITH PLANTS National Database: Gleditsia aquatica
SYNONYMOUS WITH Vascular Flora of the Carolinas (1968): Gleditsia aquatica 098-06-002


range map need picture of flower of Gymnocladus dioicus, Kentucky Coffee-tree
camera icon speaker icon Common Name: Kentucky Coffee-tree
Weakley's Flora: (11/30/12) Gymnocladus dioicus
SYNONYMOUS WITH PLANTS National Database: Gymnocladus dioicus
SYNONYMOUS WITH (ORTHOGRAPHIC VARIANT) Vascular Flora of the Carolinas (1968): Gymnocladus dioica 098-07-001


camera icon speaker icon Common Name: Kentucky Yellowwood, Gopherwood
Weakley's Flora: (11/30/12) Cladrastis kentukea
SYNONYMOUS WITH PLANTS National Database: Cladrastis kentukea
SYNONYMOUS WITH Vascular Flora of the Carolinas (1968): Cladrastis lutea 098-08-001


A drooping 4-12" inflorescence of showy, fragrant flowers, per Native Trees of the Southeast, An Identification Guide.


map not available need picture of flower of Baptisia spp., Wild Indigo
Common Name: Wild Indigo
Weakley's Flora: (4/7/08) Baptisia spp.
PLANTS National Database: Baptisia spp.
SYNONYMOUS WITH Vascular Flora of the Carolinas (1968): Baptisia spp. 098-09-000


camera icon speaker icon Common Name: Gopherweed, Catbells
Weakley's Flora: (11/30/12) Baptisia perfoliata
SYNONYMOUS WITH PLANTS National Database: Baptisia perfoliata
SYNONYMOUS WITH Vascular Flora of the Carolinas (1968): Baptisia perfoliata 098-09-001


Flowers solitary, axillary; corolla bright yellow, per Vascular Flora of the Carolinas.


camera icon speaker icon Common Name: Tall Blue Wild Indigo, Streamside Blue Indigo
Weakley's Flora: (11/30/12) Baptisia australis var. australis
SYNONYMOUS WITH PLANTS National Database: Baptisia australis var. australis
LESS THAN Vascular Flora of the Carolinas (1968): Baptisia australis 098-09-002


Pea-like flowers deep blue-violet, in a long raceme extending above leaves, per Wildflowers of Tennessee, the Ohio Valley, and the Southern Appalachians.


camera icon speaker icon Common Name: Eastern Prairie Blue Wild Indigo, Glade Wild Indigo
Weakley's Flora: (11/30/12) Baptisia australis var. aberrans
SYNONYMOUS WITH PLANTS National Database: Baptisia australis var. aberrans
LESS THAN Vascular Flora of the Carolinas (1968): Baptisia australis 098-09-002?
SYNONYMOUS WITH Monograph of genus Baptisia (M.M. Larisey, Missouri Botanical Garden, 1940a) Baptisia minor var. aberrans
LESS THAN Britton & Brown Illus Flora of Northeast US & adjacent Canada (Gleason, 1952) Baptisia australis var. minor

Flowers in terminal, erect racemes 10-40cm long, per Vascular Flora of the Carolinas.


camera icon speaker icon Common Name: Carolina Wild Indigo
Weakley's Flora: (11/30/12) Baptisia cinerea
SYNONYMOUS WITH PLANTS National Database: Baptisia cinerea
SYNONYMOUS WITH Vascular Flora of the Carolinas (1968): Baptisia cinerea 098-09-003


Similar to B. lanceolata, but has more numerous and larger flowers, per Atlantic Coastal Plain Wildflowers.


camera icon speaker icon Common Name: Creamy Wild Indigo
Weakley's Flora: (11/30/12) Baptisia bracteata
SYNONYMOUS WITH PLANTS National Database: Baptisia bracteata var. bracteata
SYNONYMOUS WITH Vascular Flora of the Carolinas (1968): Baptisia bracteata 098-09-004


Flowers in drooping 1-sided racemes with persistent bracts, per Wildflowers of the Eastern United States.


range map need picture of flower of Baptisia leucophaea +, longbract wild indigo
speaker icon Common Name: longbract wild indigo
Weakley's Flora: (11/30/12) Baptisia leucophaea +
LESS THAN PLANTS National Database: Baptisia bracteata var. leucophaea


camera icon Common Name: Gopherweed, Lanceleaf Wild Indigo
Weakley's Flora: (11/30/12) Baptisia lanceolata var. lanceolata
SYNONYMOUS WITH PLANTS National Database: Baptisia lanceolata var. lanceolata
LESS THAN Vascular Flora of the Carolinas (1968): Baptisia lanceolata 098-09-006


Flowers about 1" long, borne in leaf axils or in short terminal racemes, per Atlantic Coastal Plain Wildflowers.


camera icon speaker icon Common Name: Horsefly Weed, Yellow Wild Indigo, Yellow False-indigo, Rattleweed
Weakley's Flora: (11/30/12) Baptisia tinctoria
SYNONYMOUS WITH PLANTS National Database: Baptisia tinctoria
SYNONYMOUS WITH Vascular Flora of the Carolinas (1968): Baptisia tinctoria 098-09-007


Flowers are yellow, 1/2" long, few at the ends of branches, per Wildflowers of the Southern Mountains.


camera icon speaker icon Common Name: Narrow-pod White Wild Indigo, Spiked Wild Indigo
Weakley's Flora: (11/30/12) Baptisia albescens
SYNONYMOUS WITH PLANTS National Database: Baptisia albescens
SYNONYMOUS WITH (MISAPPLIED) Vascular Flora of the Carolinas (1968): Baptisia alba 098-09-009


Flowering pedicels 3-10mm long; calyx 4.5-6.5mm long; corolla 13-16(18)mm long, per Weakley's Flora.


camera icon speaker icon Common Name: Thick-pod White Wild Indigo
Weakley's Flora: (11/30/12) Baptisia alba
SYNONYMOUS WITH PLANTS National Database: Baptisia alba var. alba
SYNONYMOUS WITH Vascular Flora of the Carolinas (1968): Baptisia pendula 098-09-010
SYNONYMOUS WITH Manual of the Southeastern Flora (Small, 1933) Baptisia alba

Flowers slightly more than 3/4" long (larger than those of B. albescens), per Atlantic Coastal Plain Wildflowers.


camera icon Common Name: white wild indigo
Weakley's Flora: (11/30/12) Baptisia leucantha
SYNONYMOUS WITH PLANTS National Database: Baptisia alba var. macrophylla
SYNONYMOUS WITH Manual of Vascular Plants of NE US & Adjacent Canada (Gleason & Cronquist,1991) Baptisia lactea var. lactea
GREATER THAN A monograph of the genus Baptisia (Larisey, 1940) Baptisia pendula var. macrophylla

Like B. alba & albescens, its flowering pedicels are 3-10mm long, per Weakley's Flora.


range map need picture of flower of Baptisia arachnifera, Hairy Rattleweed, Hairy Wild Indigo
camera icon speaker icon Common Name: Hairy Rattleweed, Hairy Wild Indigo
Weakley's Flora: (11/30/12) Baptisia arachnifera
SYNONYMOUS WITH PLANTS National Database: Baptisia arachnifera


range map need picture of flower of Baptisia megacarpa, Apalachicola Wild Indigo, Bigpod Wild Indigo
speaker icon Common Name: Apalachicola Wild Indigo, Bigpod Wild Indigo
Weakley's Flora: (11/30/12) Baptisia megacarpa
LESS THAN PLANTS National Database: Baptisia megacarpa
GREATER THAN A monograph of the genus Baptisia (Larisey, 1940) Baptisia megacarpa

range map need picture of flower of Baptisia nuttalliana, Nuttall's wild indigo
speaker icon Common Name: Nuttall's wild indigo
Weakley's Flora: (11/30/12) Baptisia nuttalliana
SYNONYMOUS WITH PLANTS National Database: Baptisia nuttalliana


camera icon speaker icon Common Name: Aaron's Rod, Blue Ridge Golden-banner, Hairy Bush Pea
Weakley's Flora: (11/30/12) Thermopsis villosa
SYNONYMOUS WITH PLANTS National Database: Thermopsis villosa
SYNONYMOUS WITH Vascular Flora of the Carolinas (1968): Thermopsis villosa 098-10-001


May grow to 3' or more in height, per Wild Flowers of NC, 1st edition.


camera icon speaker icon Common Name: Appalachian Golden-banner, Bush Pea
Weakley's Flora: (11/30/12) Thermopsis mollis
SYNONYMOUS WITH PLANTS National Database: Thermopsis mollis
SYNONYMOUS WITH Vascular Flora of the Carolinas (1968): Thermopsis mollis 098-10-002


Pedicels shorter than the bracts, per Weakley's Flora.


camera icon speaker icon Common Name: Ash-leaf Golden-banner
Weakley's Flora: (11/30/12) Thermopsis fraxinifolia
SYNONYMOUS WITH PLANTS National Database: Thermopsis fraxinifolia
SYNONYMOUS WITH Vascular Flora of the Carolinas (1968): Thermopsis fraxinifolia 098-10-003
SYNONYMOUS WITH Vascular Flora of the Southeastern States (Cronquist 1980, Isely 1990) Thermopsis mollis var. fraxinifolia

Pedicels as long or longer than the bracts. Calyx glabrous, per Weakley's Flora.


range map need picture of flower of Crotalaria purshii, Coastal Plain Rattlebox, Pursh's Rattlebox
camera icon Common Name: Coastal Plain Rattlebox, Pursh's Rattlebox
Weakley's Flora: (5/21/15) Crotalaria purshii
SYNONYMOUS WITH PLANTS National Database: Crotalaria purshii
SYNONYMOUS WITH Vascular Flora of the Carolinas (1968): Crotalaria purshii 098-11-001
SYNONYMOUS WITH Manual of the Southeastern Flora (Small, 1933) Crotalaria purshii

camera icon Common Name: Low Rattlebox, Rabbitbells
Weakley's Flora: (11/30/12) Crotalaria rotundifolia
LESS THAN PLANTS National Database: Crotalaria rotundifolia
LESS THAN (MISAPPLIED) Vascular Flora of the Carolinas (1968): Crotalaria angulata 098-11-002
SYNONYMOUS WITH Manual of the Southeastern Flora (Small, 1933) Crotalaria rotundifolia

C. rotundifolia & C. purshii have yellow pealike flowers w upright standard, per Atlantic Coastal Plain Wildflowers.


camera icon Common Name: Low Rattlebox, Rabbitbells
Weakley's Flora: (11/30/12) Crotalaria maritima
LESS THAN PLANTS National Database: Crotalaria rotundifolia
LESS THAN (APPARENTLY MISAPPLIED) Vascular Flora of the Carolinas (1968): Crotalaria angulata 098-11-002?
SYNONYMOUS WITH Manual of the Southeastern Flora (Small, 1933) Crotalaria maritima

Petals yellow, equaling or longer than the calyx, per Vascular Flora of the Carolinas.


camera icon Common Name: Common Rattlebox
Weakley's Flora: (11/30/12) Crotalaria sagittalis
SYNONYMOUS WITH PLANTS National Database: Crotalaria sagittalis
SYNONYMOUS WITH Vascular Flora of the Carolinas (1968): Crotalaria sagittalis 098-11-003


Petals yellow, usually shorter than calyx, per Vascular Flora of the Carolinas.


camera icon speaker icon Common Name: Showy Rattlebox
Weakley's Flora: (11/30/12) Crotalaria spectabilis
SYNONYMOUS WITH PLANTS National Database: Crotalaria spectabilis
SYNONYMOUS WITH Vascular Flora of the Carolinas (1968): Crotalaria spectabilis 098-11-004


Flowers deep yellow, pea-like, borne in a showy many-flowered raceme, per Wildflowers of Tennessee, the Ohio Valley, and the Southern Appalachians.


camera icon speaker icon Common Name: Smooth Rattlebox
Weakley's Flora: (11/30/12) Crotalaria pallida var. obovata
SYNONYMOUS WITH PLANTS National Database: Crotalaria pallida var. obovata
(?) (MISAPPLIED) Vascular Flora of the Carolinas (1968): Crotalaria mucronata 098-11-006


Calyx densely pubescent, bracteoles at its base. Corolla ~ 2x long as calyx, per Flora of China.


camera icon Common Name: Slenderleaf Rattlebox
Weakley's Flora: (5/21/15) Crotalaria ochroleuca
SYNONYMOUS WITH PLANTS National Database: Crotalaria ochroleuca
(?) (MISAPPLIED) Vascular Flora of the Carolinas (1968): Crotalaria intermedia 098-11-007
(?) (MISAPPLIED) Crotalaria brevidens var. intermedia

Corolla pale yellow or white, exserted far beyond calyx, per Flora of China.


camera icon speaker icon Common Name: Northern Sundial Lupine
Weakley's Flora: (5/21/15) Lupinus perennis ssp. perennis
GREATER THAN PLANTS National Database: Lupinus perennis ssp. perennis var. perennis
LESS THAN Vascular Flora of the Carolinas (1968): Lupinus perennis 098-12-001
GREATER THAN Native & naturalized Leguminosae (Fabaceae) of the US (Isely, 1998) Lupinus perennis var. perennis
SYNONYMOUS WITH Manual of the Southeastern Flora (Small, 1933) Lupinus perennis

This close relative of the famous Texas "bluebonnets" may grow 2' high, per Wildflowers of the Southern Mountains.


range map need picture of flower of Lupinus perennis ssp. gracilis, Southern Sundial Lupine
Common Name: Southern Sundial Lupine
Weakley's Flora: (5/21/15) Lupinus perennis ssp. gracilis
SYNONYMOUS WITH PLANTS National Database: Lupinus perennis ssp. gracilis
LESS THAN Vascular Flora of the Carolinas (1968): Lupinus perennis 098-12-001?
SYNONYMOUS WITH Manual of the Southeastern Flora (Small, 1933) Lupinus nuttallii
SYNONYMOUS WITH Native & naturalized Leguminosae (Fabaceae) of the US (Isely, 1998) Lupinus perennis var. gracilis

camera icon Common Name: Blue Sandhill Lupine, Sky-blue Lupine
Weakley's Flora: (11/30/12) Lupinus diffusus
SYNONYMOUS WITH PLANTS National Database: Lupinus diffusus
SYNONYMOUS WITH Vascular Flora of the Carolinas (1968): Lupinus diffusus 098-12-002
LESS THAN Vascular Flora of the Southeastern States (Cronquist 1980, Isely 1990) Lupinus diffusus

Standard with conspicuous white spot (vs. L. villosus' deep reddish purple), per Guide to the Wildflowers of SC.


camera icon speaker icon Common Name: Lady Lupine, Pink Sandhill Lupine
Weakley's Flora: (5/21/15) Lupinus villosus
SYNONYMOUS WITH PLANTS National Database: Lupinus villosus
SYNONYMOUS WITH Vascular Flora of the Carolinas (1968): Lupinus villosus 098-12-003
SYNONYMOUS WITH Manual of the Southeastern Flora (Small, 1933) Lupinus villosus

Standard with deep reddish purple spot, vs. diffusus' white-to-cream spot, per Wildflowers of the Carolina Lowcountry.


range map need picture of flower of Lupinus angustifolius, Narrowleaf Lupine
Common Name: Narrowleaf Lupine
Weakley's Flora: (11/30/12) Lupinus angustifolius
SYNONYMOUS WITH PLANTS National Database: Lupinus angustifolius


camera icon speaker icon Common Name: Scotch Broom
Weakley's Flora: (11/30/12) Cytisus scoparius
GREATER THAN PLANTS National Database: Cytisus scoparius var. scoparius
SYNONYMOUS WITH Vascular Flora of the Carolinas (1968): Cytisus scoparius 098-13-001


Flowers bright yellow, in terminal racemes, per Weakley's Flora.


map not available need picture of flower of Trifolium spp., Clover
Common Name: Clover
Weakley's Flora: (11/30/12) Trifolium spp.
PLANTS National Database: Trifolium spp.
Vascular Flora of the Carolinas (1968): Trifolium spp. 098-14-000


camera icon speaker icon Common Name: Persian Clover, Reversed Clover
Weakley's Flora: (11/30/12) Trifolium resupinatum
SYNONYMOUS WITH PLANTS National Database: Trifolium resupinatum
SYNONYMOUS WITH Vascular Flora of the Carolinas (1968): Trifolium resupinatum 098-14-001


Heads terminal or axillary, not subtended by a pseudo-involucre, per Weakley's Flora.


camera icon speaker icon Common Name: Rabbitfoot Clover
Weakley's Flora: (11/30/12) Trifolium arvense
SYNONYMOUS WITH PLANTS National Database: Trifolium arvense
SYNONYMOUS WITH Vascular Flora of the Carolinas (1968): Trifolium arvense 098-14-003


Has a fuzzy, long head of tiny, grayish-pink flowers, per Wildflowers of Tennessee, the Ohio Valley, and the Southern Appalachians.


camera icon speaker icon Common Name: Crimson Clover
Weakley's Flora: (11/30/12) Trifolium incarnatum
SYNONYMOUS WITH PLANTS National Database: Trifolium incarnatum
SYNONYMOUS WITH Vascular Flora of the Carolinas (1968): Trifolium incarnatum 098-14-004


Dense heads of crimson flowers, first ovoid, then cylindrical, up to 3" long, per Wildflowers of the Southern Mountains.


camera icon speaker icon Common Name: Red Clover
Weakley's Flora: (11/30/12) Trifolium pratense
SYNONYMOUS WITH PLANTS National Database: Trifolium pratense
SYNONYMOUS WITH Vascular Flora of the Carolinas (1968): Trifolium pratense 098-14-005


Flowers are tiny, pink, sessile, and borne in a round head 1" across, per Wildflowers of Tennessee, the Ohio Valley, and the Southern Appalachians.


camera icon speaker icon Common Name: White Clover, White Dutch Clover, Ladino Clover
Weakley's Flora: (11/30/12) Trifolium repens
SYNONYMOUS WITH PLANTS National Database: Trifolium repens
SYNONYMOUS WITH Vascular Flora of the Carolinas (1968): Trifolium repens 098-14-008


Flowers white or pink-tinged. Flower stalks without leaves, per Wildflowers of Tennessee, the Ohio Valley, and the Southern Appalachians.


camera icon speaker icon Common Name: Alsike Clover
Weakley's Flora: (11/30/12) Trifolium hybridum
SYNONYMOUS WITH PLANTS National Database: Trifolium hybridum
SYNONYMOUS WITH Vascular Flora of the Carolinas (1968): Trifolium hybridum 098-14-009


Similar to T. repens but flower heads have leafy stalks, per Wildflowers of Tennessee, the Ohio Valley, and the Southern Appalachians.


camera icon Common Name: Buffalo Clover
Weakley's Flora: (11/30/12) Trifolium reflexum
SYNONYMOUS WITH PLANTS National Database: Trifolium reflexum
SYNONYMOUS WITH Vascular Flora of the Carolinas (1968): Trifolium reflexum 098-14-010


Standard usually red, decidedly darker than pink-to-white wing & keel petals, per Vascular Flora of the Carolinas.


range map need picture of flower of Trifolium carolinianum, Wild White Clover, Carolina Clover
speaker icon Common Name: Wild White Clover, Carolina Clover
Weakley's Flora: (11/30/12) Trifolium carolinianum
SYNONYMOUS WITH PLANTS National Database: Trifolium carolinianum
SYNONYMOUS WITH Vascular Flora of the Carolinas (1968): Trifolium carolinianum 098-14-011


range map need picture of flower of Trifolium aureum, Large Hop Clover, Yellow Clover
speaker icon Common Name: Large Hop Clover, Yellow Clover
Weakley's Flora: (11/30/12) Trifolium aureum
SYNONYMOUS WITH PLANTS National Database: Trifolium aureum
SYNONYMOUS WITH (MISAPPLIED) Vascular Flora of the Carolinas (1968): Trifolium agrarium 098-14-012


camera icon speaker icon Common Name: Hop Clover, Low Hop Clover, Field Clover
Weakley's Flora: (11/30/12) Trifolium campestre
SYNONYMOUS WITH PLANTS National Database: Trifolium campestre
SYNONYMOUS WITH Vascular Flora of the Carolinas (1968): Trifolium campestre 098-14-013
(?) (MISAPPLIED) Manual of the Southeastern Flora (Small, 1933) Trifolium procumbens

Standard with 5 obvious diagonal veins (striations), per Weakley's Flora.


camera icon speaker icon Common Name: Least Hop Clover, Low Hop Clover
Weakley's Flora: (11/30/12) Trifolium dubium
SYNONYMOUS WITH PLANTS National Database: Trifolium dubium
SYNONYMOUS WITH Vascular Flora of the Carolinas (1968): Trifolium dubium 098-14-014


Standard inconspicuously veined; heads generally with 5-15(20) flowers, per Weakley's Flora.


range map need picture of flower of Trifolium fragiferum, Strawberry Clover
speaker icon Common Name: Strawberry Clover
Weakley's Flora: (11/30/12) Trifolium fragiferum
SYNONYMOUS WITH PLANTS National Database: Trifolium fragiferum


camera icon Common Name: Arrowleaf Clover
Weakley's Flora: (11/30/12) Trifolium vesiculosum
SYNONYMOUS WITH PLANTS National Database: Trifolium vesiculosum


Initially, flowers are white to pinkish, turning brown when mature, per USDA NRCS Plant Fact Sheet.


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