Red Clover
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Taken at Stevenston on 7th July 2016 using Panasonic Lumix LX5
in macro mode.




 


Taken at Marwick Head on 18th July 2018 with Panasonic Lumix LX5
in macro mode.
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Taken at Balgray Reservoir  on 23rd September 2018 using Nikon D500
with Sigma 600 mm zoom lens.
Taken at Lismore on 5th August 2016 using Panasonic Lumix LX5
in macro mode.
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Red Clover.
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AKA:
Trifolium pratense.
Fabaceae.
Herbaceous, short-lived perennial plant.
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Wet and dry grassland, woodland, forest margins,
field borders and paths, widely planted as pasture.
20 - 80 cms.
It is widely grown as a fodder crop, valued for its nitrogen
fixation, which increases soil fertility. Red clover is commonly
used to make a sweet-tasting herbal tea. <More>