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Wildflowers

Crimson Clover

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    Murry Grigsby
Native Growing Area

Scientific Name: Trifolium incarnatum

Common Names: Crimson Clover

Description

Crimson clover is non native but grows well in North Texas. Deep red flowers are packed together in a cone shape and rise on a stem. Adapts well to different soil types.

Bloom Color(s): red

Foliage Color(s): Green

Duration: Annual

Bloom Period: March to May

Plant Family: Fabaceae

Growth Habit: Forb/herb

Sightings: Lake Woodlands Drive and Kuykendahl , Terramount, Branch Crossing and Research , E Mount Houston Road , FM 242 & FM 1488

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