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Strawberry Clover - introduced (*Trifolium fragiferum)

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Family: Fabaceae (Pea family).

Native of Europe and Asia.

Occurrence: Scattered occurrence. Lawns, roadsides, nature strips and waste areas.


Strawberry Clover is a perennial pasture plant. It is now widespread throughout Victoria.

Photos 1: Stem of Strawberry Clover. It often roots at the leaf bases. Doveton St, Castlemaine.
2. Flowers. 3: Enlargement of photo 2. The head is made up of tiny pea flowers.
4: The fruits become bladder-like and woolly. Wheeler St, Castlemaine.