The red clover, Trifolium pratense, is native or introduced in every state in the union. It is a perennial that will form a naturalized patch.

It appeals to 29 butterflies that we know of - perhaps more, as the butterfly count for the Trifolium genus is comrised of 58 butterflies.

The creative commons image here was taken by H. Zell.

Trifolium pratense 002 cc h. zell