All photographs copyright (2003-2013) by Kris H. Light

<strong>White Clover</strong>
<em>Trifolium repens*</em> /Pea Family<br>
Each flowerhead is made up of many individual flowers, although they are not a composite. When the individual clover flowers are pollinated they turn brownish-pink and drop down...
White Clover
Trifolium repens* /Pea Family

Each flowerhead is made up of many individual flowers, although they are not a composite. When the individual clover flowers are pollinated they turn brownish-pink and drop down like a skirt, indicating that they do not need to be visited again. Note the pollinated flowers in this picture.
Perennial
Where seen: Oak Ridge, Great Smoky Mountains NP, widespread

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