Trifolium campestre Schreb.

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Common names:
Frequency: Rare
Status: Introduced
Derivation of specific name: campestre: of the fields or plains
Altitude range: (metres)
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Worldwide distribution: Native to Europe and western Asia. Naturalised in North America.
Zimbabwe distribution: N,C
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Drummond, R.B. (1972). A list of Rhodesian Legumes. Kirkia 8(2) Page 228.

Mapaura, A. & Timberlake, J. (eds) (2004). A checklist of Zimbabwean vascular plants Southern African Botanical Diversity Network Report No. 33 Sabonet, Pretoria and Harare Page 52.

Martins, E.S. et al. (2003). Papilionoideae Flora Zambesiaca 3(7) Page 47.

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External websites:

African Plants: A Photo Guide (Senckenberg): Trifolium campestre
African Plant Database: Trifolium campestre
BHL (Biodiversity Heritage Library): Trifolium campestre
EOL (Encyclopedia of Life): Trifolium campestre
GBIF (Global Biodiversity Information Facility): Trifolium campestre
Google: Web - Images - Scholar
iNaturalist: Trifolium campestre
IPNI (International Plant Names Index): Trifolium campestre
JSTOR Plant Science: Trifolium campestre
Mansfeld World Database of Agricultural and Horticultural Crops: Trifolium campestre
Plants of the World Online: Trifolium campestre
Tropicos: Trifolium campestre
Wikipedia: Trifolium campestre

Copyright: Mark Hyde, Bart Wursten, Petra Ballings and Meg Coates Palgrave, 2002-24

Hyde, M.A., Wursten, B.T., Ballings, P. & Coates Palgrave, M. (2024). Flora of Zimbabwe: Species information: Trifolium campestre., retrieved 24 June 2024

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