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

<strong>Naked-flowered Tick Trefoil</strong>
<em>Desmodium nudiflorum</em> /Pea Family<br>
You don't have to find the seeds of this plant, they will find you! The small, green, triangle-shaped seeds have small hooks that stick to your clothes, a very...
Naked-flowered Tick Trefoil
Desmodium nudiflorum /Pea Family

You don't have to find the seeds of this plant, they will find you! The small, green, triangle-shaped seeds have small hooks that stick to your clothes, a very effective (and irritating) method of propagation! "Nudiflorum" means naked-flower. It is in the Pea Family.
Perennial
Where seen: Oak Ridge Greenways, Great Smoky Mountains NP, Frozen Head SP, House Mountain SNA, Warriors' Path SP

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