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Trifolium oliganthum
few-flowered clover

Distribution: Occurring west of the Cascades crest in Washington; southwestern British Columbia to California.

Habitat: Balds, grasslands, and prairies at low elevations, often where dry and rocky.

Flowers: April-June

Origin: Native

Conservation Status: Not of concern


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Accepted Name:
Trifolium oliganthum Steud.
Publication: Nomencl. Bot. (ed. 2) 2(12-13): 707. 1841.

Synonyms & Misapplications:
Trifolium pauciflorum Nutt.
Trifolium variegatum Nutt. var. pauciflorum (Nutt.) McDermott
Additional Resources:

PNW Herbaria: Specimen records of Trifolium oliganthum in the Consortium of Pacific Northwest Herbaria database.

WA Flora Checklist: Trifolium oliganthum checklist entry.

E-Flora BC: Trifolium oliganthum atlas page.

CalPhotos: Trifolium oliganthum photos.

USDA Plants: Trifolium oliganthum information.

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