Trifolium tomentosum L.

 
  • Family : FABACEAE
    (Pea Or Bean Family)
  • Family (Hindi name) : PALASH FAMILY (पलाश फैमिली)
  • Family (as per The APG System III) : Leguminosae
  • Subfamily : Faboideae
  • Synonym(s) : Amoria tomentosa (L.) Roskov; Trifolium curvisepalum Täckh.; Trifolium pantocsekii Gand.; Trifolium rectiusculum Gand.; Trifolium visianii Gand.; Xerosphaera tomentosa (L.) Soják
  • Species Name (as per The IPNI) : Trifolium tomentosum L.
  • Common name : Woolly clover
  • Habit : Herb
  • Habitat : Cultivated and disturbed places
  • Comments / notes : It is usually found at flowering time in dry dusty environment it is tolerant of water-logging and will grow in seasonally wet locations.
  • Flower, Fruit : April-June
  • Distribution :
    • Uttarakhand : Dehradun district
  • Native : Albania, Algeria, Azores, Baleares, Corse, Cyprus, Egypt, France, Greece, Iran, Iraq, Italy, Kriti, Lebanon-Syria, Libya, Madeira, Morocco, Palestine, Portugal, Sardegna, Sicilia, Sinai, Spain, Sudan, Transcaucasus, Tunisia, Turkey, Turkey-in-Europe, Yugo
  • Exotic/Native : Exotic
  • World Distribution : Macaronesia, Mediterranean to Iran and North-East Sudan, Cape Provinces, Chile Central, Czechoslovakia, Great Britain, India, Japan, New South Wales, New Zealand, Carolina, Queensland, Victoria, West Himalaya, Australia
  • Literature :
    • Uniyal B.P., Sharma J.R., Choudhery U., Singh D.K. (2007). Flowering Plants of Uttarakhand: A Checklist. Bishen Singh Mahendra Pal Singh: 112
  • Read more :
  • Citation : Sankara Rao, K., Deepak Kumar (2024). India Flora Online. http://indiafloraonline-ces.iisc.ac.in/plants.php?name=Trifolium tomentosum. Downloaded on 24 June 2024.

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