Seen invading and naturalized in a lawn area on the south side of the campus. Seen in bloom with its white flowers and minute leaves, which leaves measure about seven mm long.
Seen growing along the Santa Rosa Creek trail at banktop level on the south side of the trail about 150 meters east of the Union Hotel.
Observed this common clover invading a lawn on Lawndale :)
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...