Slender Bird's-foot Trefoil Lotus angustissimus (Fabaceae) Height to 25cm Rather straggly, branched and densely hairy annual. Flowers 5-12mm long, in heads of 1 or 2 flowers. Fruit is a pod 15-25mm long. Leaves are trefoil. Scarce and local, mainliy S and SW England. On sand and gravel.
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Slender Bird's-foot Trefoil Lotus angustissimus (Fabaceae) Height to 25cm Rather straggly, branched and densely hairy annual. Flowers 5-12mm long, in heads of 1 or 2 flowers. Fruit is a pod 15-25mm long. Leaves are trefoil. Scarce and local, mainliy S and SW England. On sand and gravel.

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Date: 23 Mar 2007
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Credit: PAUL STERRY/NPL
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