Calflora
Taxon  Report   8047    
Trifolium amoenum  Greene
Showy indian clover
Trifolium amoenum
© 2010 Robert Steers/NPS
Photos from
CalPhotos / Calflora
Trifolium amoenum
© 1997 Doreen L. Smith
Trifolium amoenum
© 2013 Neal Kramer
Trifolium amoenum, a dicot, is an annual herb that is native to California, is endemic (limited) to California.
CNPS Rare Plant Rank: 1B.1 (rare, threatened, or endangered in CA and elsewhere).   8th Edition

It is listed by the Federal Government as Endangered .

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Observation Hotline
(observation details)



point, line, or polygon

one or more occurrences
within a 7.5-minute quadrangle

Plant Characteristics
and Associations



Bloom Period
Trifolium amoenum
© 2017 James Gonsman
Family: FABACEAE  
Genus: Trifolium
Communities: Valley Grassland, wetland-riparian

Wetlands: Occurs usually in wetlands, occasionally in non wetlands

Serpentine affinity: 1.3; (weak indicator / indifferent)

Name Status:
Accepted by JEF + CNPS + PLANTS

 
More information about  Trifolium amoenum
Nursery / seed vendor availability from CNPLX
Commercial availability unknown.
Landscaping information from Calscape
Photos on PlantID.net   /   Google Images
Jepson eFlora

Records from the Consortium of California Herbaria

ITIS Original Publication citation

USDA PLANTS Profile (TRAM3)

Search the International Plants Names Index

Search efloras.org (Flora of North America)

website references from Google


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: https://www.calflora.org/   (Accessed: Dec 16, 2018).