August 11, 2020August 11, 2020 Pamela Breitberg Under appreciated prairie native … Often overlooked as a common weed this is actually a native. White Prairie Clover (Dalea candida) is one of a few native clovers to Illinois. Its bloom is unique yielding an unremarkable appearance. Copyright 2020 Pamela Breitberg Blooms progress from the bottom upward. Here in a ending bloom stage it appears to be wearing a crown. For more info on the White Prairie Clover click here. Copyright 2020 Pamela Breitberg Share this:PinterestPrintRedditEmailLinkedInTwitterFacebookLike this:Like Loading... Related
Thank you. I have documented native plants for many years and so I always feel a little surprised when someone calls a prairie land a weed patch. Ouch!