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Birdsfoot Trefoil

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Birdsfoot Trefoil

Lotus corniculatus

Birdsfoot Trefoil is a common flowering plant native to grassland in temperate Eurasia and North Africa. The common name is Bird's-foot Trefoil, though the common name is often also applied to other members of the genus.  

Growing Conditions

Height 6-12 in.
Light Requirements Full sun
Bloom time Mid Spring Late Spring/Early Summer Mid Summer Late Summer/Early Fall
Zone 3 to 9

Additional Info

May be a noxious weed or invasive

This plant is attractive to bees, butterflies and/or birds


All info from Dave's Garden