Etymology: Trifolium: from tres for three; folium for leaves
Plants: erect or creeping, perennial forb, rooting from the stems
Leaves: 3-parted with elliptical leaflets, long stalked
Flowers: all white or all pink, 5-parted, 1/4"-3/5" long, calyx 2-lipped; inflorescence a long-stalked, head-like cluster of distinctly stalked flowers; blooms June-Aug.
Habitat: disturbed sites, lawns
Hazardous: Careful, this plant is hazardous!
Conservation Status: Introduced - naturalized; potentially invasive