Scientific Name: Trifolium repens Form: Creeping / Mat-like
Common Name:white clover Texture:Fine
Family Name:FabaceaeHabit: Spreading
Plant Type: Herbaceous perennial Mature Size (ht. X w.):0.2 - 0.4m x 0.3 - 0.6m
Origin: Europe Hardiness Zone:Zone 4: (-34 to -29 C)
Leaves: Compound, Alternate, Soft flexible, Glabrous, Trifoliate (ternate), Obovate, Orbicular, Serrulate
Flowers: Raceme, (Head-like), White, May- Jun- Jul- Aug- Sep- Oct
Fruit: Legume, Brown, Jun
Exposure: Full sun, Part sun/part shade
Soil or Media: Well-drained, Humus rich, Rocky or gravelly or dry
Landscape Uses: Attract beneficial insects, Container planting, Group or mass planting, Reclamation
Key ID Features:Low-growing, roots at nodes; leaves trifoliate with light v-shaped marking on each leaflet; inflorescence oval-round, compact, head-like, umbellate, white or slightly purplish, florets tubular, 5-10 mm long; legume about 5 mm long with 1 to 4 seeds.