Dark green, broad, trifoliate leaves with a light green crescent pattern on the lower part of each leaflet, attached to the petiole. The flowers were not present in this specimen, but are composed in a thick inflorescence and are dark pinkish purple. These specimens were growing very close to the ground, in a shallow ditch near the road.
(Butterfly submitted separately)
Esta planta es muy común de ver y mas por que casi siempre sale a los costados de varias flores pero este peculiar ser vivo es una planta que no requiere de un cuidado en especial y que vive conforme cuides a la planta que se encuentre a su lado y cabe mencionar que este amigo muestra sus hojas en la mañana y en la noche se cierra
With some Dichondra leaves mixed in.
A lot of white buds coming from the top, long skinny green stem, red tint on the bottom of buds
Trifolium repens, growing in gravel path.
Clover (Trifolium), or trefoil, is a genus of about 300 species of plants in the leguminous pea family Fabaceae. The genus has a cosmopolitan distribution; the highest diversity is found in the temperate Northern Hemisphere, but many species also occur in South America and Africa, including at high altitudes on mountains in the tropics. They are small annual, biennial, or short-lived perennial herbaceous plants. The leaves are trifoliate (rarely 5- or 7-foliate), with stipules adnate to...