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Beckwith's Clover - Trifolium beckwithii


Global Rank: G4G5
State Rank: SNR

Agency Status
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BLM:
MNPS Threat Rank:
C-value: 4

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General Description
Perennial with a branched caudex. Stems erect, 4–15 cm. Herbage glabrous. Leaflets narrowly lanceolate to elliptic, serrulate, 2–5 cm long; stipules lanceolate, 1–3 cm long. Racemes globose, terminal, 2–4 cm long, long-peduncled, not involucrate. Flowers declined, pink to purple, 12–17 mm long; calyx glabrous; sepals linear-lanceolate, 2–4 mm long. Legume short-stipitate, ca. 2 mm long with 1 to 4 seeds (Lesica 2012. Manual of Montana Vascular Plants. BRIT Press. Fort Worth, TX).

Range Comments
OR to MT south to CA, NV and UT (Lesica 2012. Manual of Montana Vascular Plants. BRIT Press. Fort Worth, TX).

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Beckwith's Clover — Trifolium beckwithii.  Montana Field Guide.  .  Retrieved on , from