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Trifolium willdenovii (Tomcat clover)
Pisapia, Robert J.

Trifolium willdenovii

Trifolium willdenovii Spreng.

Tomcat Clover

Fabaceae (Pea Family)

Synonym(s): Trifolium tridentatum, Trifolium tridentatum var. aciculare, Trifolium willdenowii

USDA Symbol: TRWI3

USDA Native Status: L48 (N), CAN (N)


From the Image Gallery

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Plant Characteristics

Duration: Annual
Habit: Herb

Bloom Information

Bloom Color: Purple
Bloom Time: Apr , May , Jun


USA: CA , OR , TX , WA
Canada: BC

Value to Beneficial Insects

Special Value to Native Bees

This information was provided by the Pollinator Program at The Xerces Society for Invertebrate Conservation.

Find Seed or Plants

Find seed sources for this species at the Native Seed Network.

National Wetland Indicator Status

This information is derived from the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers National Wetland Plant List, Version 3.1 (Lichvar, R.W. 2013. The National Wetland Plant List: 2013 wetland ratings. Phytoneuron 2013-49: 1-241). Click here for map of regions.

From the National Organizations Directory

According to the species list provided by Affiliate Organizations, this plant is on display at the following locations:

Native Seed Network - Corvallis, OR

Additional resources

USDA: Find Trifolium willdenovii in USDA Plants
FNA: Find Trifolium willdenovii in the Flora of North America (if available)
Google: Search Google for Trifolium willdenovii


Record Modified: 2007-01-01
Research By: TWC Staff

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