Taxon  Report   12116 
Trifolium variegatum  Nutt.  var. variegatum 
Variegated clover
Trifolium variegatum var. variegatum
© 2011 Dylan Neubauer
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Trifolium variegatum var. variegatum
© 2013 Zoya Akulova
Trifolium variegatum var. variegatum
© 2013 Zoya Akulova
Trifolium variegatum var. variegatum, a dicot, is an annual herb that is native to California, is also found outside of California, but is confined to western North America.

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Trifolium variegatum var. variegatum
© 2011 George Jackson
Family: FABACEAE  
Genus: Trifolium
Parent Record Trifolium variegatum
Northern Coastal Scrub, Closed-cone Pine Forest, Mixed Evergreen Forest, Coastal Prairie, wetland-riparian
Habitat: meadows
Wetlands: Equally likely to occur in wetlands and non wetlands
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ICPN: Trifolium appendiculatum var. rostratum
ICPN: Trifolium variegatum var. rostratum
More information about  Trifolium variegatum var. variegatum
Nursery / seed vendor availability from CNPLX
Commercial availability unknown.
Landscaping information from Calscape
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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]. 2018. Berkeley, California: The Calflora Database [a non-profit organization].
Available:   (Accessed: Aug 20, 2018).

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