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Strawberry Clover, Trifolium fragiferum Family: Fabaceae
Trifolium fragiferum     *     Strawberry Clover


Flowering time: July-September. Perennial

Habitat: Most frequent near coasts, often in damp grassland on heavy soils

Long-stalked heads of pink flowers followed by seedheads with strongly inflated, hairy calyx-tubes. Trifoliate +/- hairless leaves with thickened, recurved lateral veins. Creeping, prostrate stems, rooting at the nodes


Strawberry Clover, Trifolium fragiferum


Strawberry Clover, Trifolium fragiferum


Strawberry Clover, Trifolium fragiferum
Strawberry Clover, Trifolium fragiferum
Studland, Dorset. September 2014

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