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Hairy Birdsfoot Trefoil

A scarce plant found on sandy heathland around, or near, the shores of Poole Harbour.



Common Name Hairy Birdsfoot Trefoil
Scientific Name Lotus subbiflorus
Species Group Pea Family Fabaceae
Interest Level
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Identification Notes
Primary Habitat
Family Pea family - Leguminosae
Status Rare
Flower Colour Group Yellow
  • 07 - July
  • 08 - August
Preferred Environment
Look for Very small pea flower with hairy stems
Additional Identification Notes
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Pea Family Fabaceae