Trifolium campestre Schreb.
Family - Fabaceae
Stems - No info. yet.
Leaves - No info. yet.
Inflorescence - No info. yet.
Flowers - No info. yet.
Flowering - May - September.
Habitat - Fallow fields, waste ground, lawns, pastures, open woods, roadsides, railroads.
Origin - Native to Eurasia and Africa.
Other info. - This little species was originally brought to North America as fodder and for soil improvement. The plant has spread rapidly and is found throughout most of Missouri.
This species is easily confused with other species and genera from the family Fabaceae. A few distinguishing characters for this species are:
Photographs taken in Brown Summit, NC., 5-20-02, and off Lee Rd 27, Auburn, AL., 5-2-05.