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Thimble clover

The Thimble clover (Trifolium microdon)

is an annual forb.
Scientific classifications [Edit]
Genus ? Trifolium
Specific epithet ? microdon
Common names
Thimble clover (United States)
IPNI details on Trifolium microdon
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Trifolium microdon http://plantdatabase.co.uk/Trifolium_microdon
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