Black clover

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    Black clover @ Kyoto Botanical Garden

Basic information

Flower Name
Black clover
Formal Name
Trifolium repens var. nigricans
Alias
Back clover
Habitat
Europe
Morph
perennial grass

Comment

What is Black clover

Black clover (scientific name: Trifolium repens var. nigricans) is a gardening variety of a virgin crawling perennial "white clover(scientific name: Trifolium repens)" in the European origin and belonging to the Fabaceae family. It is a variant with black spots on green leaf. Distribution varieties include Atroperpureum (T. r. 'Aropropureum') and Pentaphyllum (T. r. 'Pentaphyllum') etc.. White flowers like white clover will bloom. Flower language is "Good luck".

Common name: Trifolium repens var. Nigricans, aka: black clover, black leaf clover, four leaf clover, lucky clover, Place of origin: Europe (garden cultivar), plant height: 10 to 20 cm, leaf color: black spots on green, leaf shape: 3 to 5 out biloba, leaf margin: entire, corolla diameter: 1 to 2 cm, flowering period: April to May, flower diameter: 0.1 to 0.3 cm, flower color: white.

Detailed information

Order
Fabales
Family
Fabaceae
Genus
Trifolium
Species
T. repens var. nigricans
Flower type
Zygomorphic Flower
Flower array
Head
Petal shape
Butterfly
Leaf type
Ternate-Compound Leaf
Leaf edge
Serrated
Flowering place
GardenPot flower
Color
White
Season
AprMay
Height
10 ~ 20 [cm]
Diameter
0.1 ~ 0.3

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