Taxon  Report   8097 
Trifolium microdon  Hook. & Arn.
Thimble clover,  Valparaiso clover
Trifolium microdon
© 2015 John Doyen
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Trifolium microdon
© 2013 Zoya Akulova
Trifolium microdon
© 2008 Zoya Akulova
Trifolium microdon, a dicot, is an annual herb that is native to California and is endemic (limited) to California.

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Trifolium microdon
© 2008 Neal Kramer
Family: FABACEAE  
Genus: Trifolium
Coastal Prairie, Valley Grassland, Mixed Evergreen Forest, Closed-cone Pine Forest
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Accepted by TJM2 + PLANTS + JM93
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PLANTS: Trifolium microdon var. pilosum
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Nursery / seed vendor availability from CNPLX
Commercial availability unknown.
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Suggested Citation
Calflora: Information on California plants for education, research and conservation,
with data contributed by public and private institutions and individuals, including the Consortium of California Herbaria.
[web application]. 2017. Berkeley, California: The Calflora Database [a non-profit organization].
Available:   (Accessed: Dec 18, 2017).

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