Taxon  Report   13032    
Trifolium suffocatum  L.
Suffocated clover
Trifolium suffocatum
© 2013 Neal Kramer
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Trifolium suffocatum
© 2016 Neal Kramer
Trifolium suffocatum, a dicot, is a perennial herb that is not native to California; it was introduced from elsewhere and naturalized in the wild.

Note: Excluded by USDA PLANTS; not in North Amercia

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Trifolium suffocatum
© 2015 Neal Kramer
Family: FABACEAE  
Genus: Trifolium
Name Status:
Accepted by ICPN + PLANTS

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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]. 2019. Berkeley, California: The Calflora Database [a non-profit organization]. Available:   (Accessed: Jan 23, 2019).