Trifolium pratense

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Legend for Species Pages

Red Clover

Trifolium pratense
  • Moss, Flora of Alberta – Common
  • Global Invasive Species Database – No
  • NatureServe Rank – Low
  • Haber, Upland – No
  • Haber, Wetland – No
  • CWF, Status & Invasive Range – No
  • Alberta Revegetation Guidelines – No
  • The Nature Conservancy – No
  • CBCN – No
  • AB Weed – No

Remarks

See Trifolium sp.

Edible: young leaves and flowers can be eaten raw or cooked, but should be tried in small quantities since they may be difficult to digest. Dried flowers can be used as tea. Seeds can be added to baked goods.

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References

Szczawinski & Turner, Edible Garden Weeds of Canada, ISBN 0-88902-752-8