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Spermatophytes (seed plants): Angiosperms (flowering plants): Eudicots: Core Eudicots: Rosids: Fabids: Fabales

WEAKLEY'S FLORA (11/30/12):
Trifolium fragiferum   FAMILY Fabaceae   NEW! Click to go to FSUS key


SYNONYMOUS WITH PLANTS NATIONAL DATABASE:
Trifolium fragiferum   FAMILY Fabaceae

 

COMMON NAME:
Strawberry Clover


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WEAKLEY'S FLORA (11/30/12):
Trifolium fragiferum   FAMILY Fabaceae

SYNONYMOUS WITH PLANTS NATIONAL DATABASE:
Trifolium fragiferum   FAMILY Fabaceae

 

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2518

Forb
Perennial

Non-native: Middle East

Habitat: Disturbed areas, per Weakley's Flora

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Invasive?

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LEAVES:
Palmately compound: 3 leaflets
Mostly alternate
Stipules conspicuous, persistent, & adnate to the petiole

FLOWER:
Spring/Summer
Pink/ Purplish-red
Bilaterally symmetrical
5-parted papilionaceous corolla
Superior ovary

FRUIT:
Summer
Reddish
Legume

 

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