Red clover Trifolium pratense

While not as common as it's white relation, red clover is still often found in lawns and parks throughout the UK.

It's reddish-pink flowers form oval clusters and it's leaves - while still recognisably 'cloverleaf' shaped - are larger, downy and marked with a white 'V'.

Distribution

Found throughout the UK.

Habitat

Waste ground, grassy places, roadsides.

Best time to see

Flowers May to September.