[Clovers: The Genus Trifolium East of the Cascade Mountains of Oregon and Washington]

Springbank Clover, Cows Clover, Salt Marsh Clover

Trifolium wormskioldii

Synonyms: Trifolium fimbriatum, Trifolium wormskjoldii, Trifolium wormskioldii var. wormskioldii, Trifolium wormskjoldii var. wormskjoldii

Springbank Clover, Cows Clover, Salt Marsh Clover: Trifolium wormskioldii (Synonyms: Trifolium fimbriatum, Trifolium wormskjoldii, Trifolium wormskioldii var. wormskioldii, Trifolium wormskjoldii var. wormskjoldii)

Springbank clover as seen in low places between dunes on Bayocean Spit in Tillamook County, OR................June 13, 2010.

Inflorescence of Springbank Clover, Cows Clover, Salt Marsh Clover: Trifolium wormskioldii (Synonyms: Trifolium fimbriatum, Trifolium wormskjoldii, Trifolium wormskioldii var. wormskioldii, Trifolium wormskjoldii var. wormskjoldii) - Close-up of the involucre of Springbank Clover, Cows Clover, Salt Marsh Clover: Trifolium wormskioldii (Synonyms: Trifolium fimbriatum, Trifolium wormskjoldii, Trifolium wormskioldii var. wormskioldii, Trifolium wormskjoldii var. wormskjoldii)

Close-up of a flower of Springbank Clover, Cows Clover, Salt Marsh Clover: Trifolium wormskioldii (Synonyms: Trifolium fimbriatum, Trifolium wormskjoldii, Trifolium wormskioldii var. wormskioldii, Trifolium wormskjoldii var. wormskjoldii) - Close-up of a flower of Springbank Clover, Cows Clover, Salt Marsh Clover: Trifolium wormskioldii (Synonyms: Trifolium fimbriatum, Trifolium wormskjoldii, Trifolium wormskioldii var. wormskioldii, Trifolium wormskjoldii var. wormskjoldii)

Additional close-up photos of springbank clover as seen in low places between dunes on Bayocean Spit in Tillamook County, OR.........June 13, 2010. Note the large involucre subtending the inflorescence.

Inflorescence of Springbank Clover, Cows Clover, Salt Marsh Clover: Trifolium wormskioldii (Synonyms: Trifolium fimbriatum, Trifolium wormskjoldii, Trifolium wormskioldii var. wormskioldii, Trifolium wormskjoldii var. wormskjoldii) - Springbank Clover, Cows Clover, Salt Marsh Clover: Trifolium wormskioldii (Synonyms: Trifolium fimbriatum, Trifolium wormskjoldii, Trifolium wormskioldii var. wormskioldii, Trifolium wormskjoldii var. wormskjoldii) - Stem leaf of Springbank Clover, Cows Clover, Salt Marsh Clover: Trifolium wormskioldii (Synonyms: Trifolium fimbriatum, Trifolium wormskjoldii, Trifolium wormskioldii var. wormskioldii, Trifolium wormskjoldii var. wormskjoldii)

Springbank clover as seen in moist soils along streams crossing the Lake Creek Trail #378, Strawberry Mountain Wilderness.........August 10, 2015.

Springbank Clover, Cows Clover, Salt Marsh Clover: Trifolium wormskioldii (Synonyms: Trifolium fimbriatum, Trifolium wormskjoldii, Trifolium wormskioldii var. wormskioldii, Trifolium wormskjoldii var. wormskjoldii) - Springbank Clover, Cows Clover, Salt Marsh Clover: Trifolium wormskioldii (Synonyms: Trifolium fimbriatum, Trifolium wormskjoldii, Trifolium wormskioldii var. wormskioldii, Trifolium wormskjoldii var. wormskjoldii)

Close-up of the involucre of Springbank Clover, Cows Clover, Salt Marsh Clover: Trifolium wormskioldii (Synonyms: Trifolium fimbriatum, Trifolium wormskjoldii, Trifolium wormskioldii var. wormskioldii, Trifolium wormskjoldii var. wormskjoldii) - Close-up of the inflorescence of Springbank Clover, Cows Clover, Salt Marsh Clover: Trifolium wormskioldii (Synonyms: Trifolium fimbriatum, Trifolium wormskjoldii, Trifolium wormskioldii var. wormskioldii, Trifolium wormskjoldii var. wormskjoldii) - Close-up of the inflorescence of Springbank Clover, Cows Clover, Salt Marsh Clover: Trifolium wormskioldii (Synonyms: Trifolium fimbriatum, Trifolium wormskjoldii, Trifolium wormskioldii var. wormskioldii, Trifolium wormskjoldii var. wormskjoldii)

Additional close-up images of springbank clover as seen at the upper edge of the beach at Oceanside on the northern Oregon coast...........August 25, 2012.

Close-up of the inflorescence of Springbank Clover, Cows Clover, Salt Marsh Clover: Trifolium wormskioldii (Synonyms: Trifolium fimbriatum, Trifolium wormskjoldii, Trifolium wormskioldii var. wormskioldii, Trifolium wormskjoldii var. wormskjoldii)

A close-up of the inflroescence of springbank clover as seen high on the beach at Oceanside, OR...........June 19, 2010.

Paul Slichter