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image: Small-Head Clover
Photograph from Lewis and Clark Herbarium/Academy of Natural Sciences
Small-Head Clover
(Hairy Clover, Maiden Clover)

Trifolium microcephalum



First Noted by Expedition
July 1 or 2, 1806, at Traveler's Rest, Montana.
 

Description
Annual growing to 2 ft (0.6 m). Hairy stems with small clustered pink flowers.
 

Habitat
Streambanks, moist meadows, conifer forest. Elevation 650-8,860 ft (200-2,700 m).
 

Range
California to British Columbia, Idaho, Arizona.
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