Erect, decumbent or prostrate annual, herb, to 0.2 m high. Fl. white-pink, Sep to Nov. White-grey sand, limestone. Dunes, tracks, roadsides, driveways.
Beard’s Provinces: South-West Province.
IBRA Regions: Swan Coastal Plain.
IBRA Subregions: Perth.
IMCRA Regions: Leeuwin-Naturaliste.
Local Government Areas (LGAs): Canning, Cockburn, Gingin, Murray, Nedlands, Rockingham, South Perth, Wanneroo.
General Biology. Growth form. Herb. Life form. Annual. Reproduction. Seed.
Notes. Has low germination rates in unsuitable environmental conditions. Only recorded from the Swan Coastal Plain in WA.
Additional information. Origin. Macronesia, north Africa, temperate Asia, Europe. Similar exotic species. Trifolium species.
Suggested method of management and control. Spot spray with 1% glyphosate before flowering. Lontrel® 3 ml/10 L (150 ml/ha) Read the manufacturers' labels and material safety data sheets before using herbicides. For further information consult the Australian Pesticides and Veterinary Medicines Authority to determine the status of permits for your situation or state.
Legend: Y = Yes, regularly, O = Occasionally, U = Uncertain, referred by others but not confirmed.
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