Wildflowers of New York

Red Clover

A photographic collection and brief reference to help identify Wildflowers found in New York

Red Clover
- Trifolium pratense

Pea Family

Naturalized alien
used for medicinal purposes, livestock feed and green manure

The flowers don't have to be red, pale purple is common and sometimes they're white
The white chevrons on the leaves are a good marker that it's red clover

Found: Roadsides, fields, lawns
Height: up to 2 feet
May - Sept bloom time

Trifolium pratense Red Clover Red Clover