Yellow suckling clover, Lesser trefoil, Low hop clover, Shamrock, Yellow clover;
India (I); Andhra Pradesh ; Arunachal Pradesh ; Himachal Pradesh ; Jammu-Kashmir ; Sikkim ; Tamil Nadu; Uttar Pradesh ; West Bengal & other countries as per ILDIS;
 
Small annual herb easily confused with small flowered species of Medicago, but with characteristic palmate (not pinnate of Medicago) trifoliate leaves and small included pod; flowers yellow, 3-4 mm long, in compact nearly hemispherical raceme.  
 

 

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Botanical Garden below Cheshmashahi on June 26, 2010; Trifolium dubium from Kashmir – efloraofindia | Google Groups

Fabaceae-Faboideae (Papilionaceae) Week: Trifolium dubium from Kashmir: Trifolium dubium Sibth., Fl.Oxon. 231. 1794.

syn: Trifolium minus Sm.
Small annual herb easily confused with small flowered species of Medicago, but with characteristic palmate (not pinnate of Medicago) trifoliate leaves and small included pod; flowers yellow, 3-4 mm long, in compact nearly hemispherical raceme.
Less common in Kashmir often in wet places, photographed from Mohra Kashmir


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Fabaceae for ID 280212MK01 :  Attachments (4).  2 posts by 2 authors.

Please help me to identify the species. Is this a Trifolium sp. of Fabaceae?
Date: 02 Oct 2011
Place: Private garden of
Ooty, Nilgiris TN
Alt: c. 2000 metres

Leaves: 3 x 3; tri foliolate; mucronate; margin bluntly serrate
Inflorescence: 2cm across with 3cm peduncle


This seems to be mix up of Trifolium dubium and Trigonella here. The two plants are growing together here.


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Trifolium sp. for identification 280212MK03 : Attachments (5).  2 posts by 2 authors.

Please help me to identify the species. Is this a Trifolium sp. of Fabaceae?
Date: 03 Oct 2011
Place: near Glenmorgan dam, Nilgiris TN
Alt: c. 1800 metres ASL
Adaxial (back) side of the leaf is hairy
A small trailer herb


Trifolium dubium

Good to see a common Kashmir Plant in Nilghiris also. Here is my upload earlier.

Attachments (4). 4 posts by 3 authors.  
Requesting to please ID this plant captured growing wild in Ooty in November 2013. 


Some Tigonella sp (Fabaceae).


Trifolium dubium


Another species known as Lesser or small hop clover already uploaded by me from Kashmir, found at Dalhousie.
Trifolium dubium Sibth., Fl.Oxon. 231. 1794.

syn: Trifolium minus Sm.
Small annual herb easily confused with small flowered species of Medicago, but with characteristic palmate (not pinnate of Medicago) trifoliate leaves and small included pod; flowers yellow, 3-4 mm long, in compact nearly hemispherical raceme.

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ANJUN25/26 Trifolium dubium Sibth. (Churdhar Trip 25) : 3 posts by 2 authors. Attachments (4)

Family: Fabaceae
Date: 24th May 2015
Place: Renuka Ji-Haripurdhar Route, Himachal Pradesh

Habit: Herb


Yes …


 

Trifolium dubium Sibth., Fl.Oxon. 231. 1794.
syn: Trifolium minus Sm.
Small annual herb easily confused with small flowered species of Medicago, but with characteristic palmate (not pinnate of Medicago) trifoliate leaves and small included pod; flowers yellow, 3-4 mm long, in compact nearly hemispherical raceme.
Less common in Kashmir often in wet places, photographed from Mohra Kashmir


 

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Wild flower for id – 191113 – RK – 3 : Attachments (3). 6 posts by 4 authors.

Oxalis species? V. small flower. Los Altos, California – 08/07/13 – evening. Request ID.


This is a Fabaceae. Most possibly Medicago sp. This came as weed to India by Wheat import.


Trifolium dubium I hope


 

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