White Clover (Dutch Clover)

Discussion in 'Plant Identification' started by Zulu, Aug 1, 2011.

  1. Zulu

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    I will start with an obvious one

    White clover, Dutch Clover
    Trifolium repens

    http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Trifolium_repens
    My plant zone 7b , Triad part of NC

    Starts flowering in April and continues into October, but prime flowering is up until Late July
    Significant Bee forage

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    This is an important bee food source in most parts of USA and other parts of the world

    It is also a nitrogen booster for the soil, so is planted in pastures to help natural grasses grow.