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Adnation in Angiosperms is the fusion of two or more whorls of a flower, e.g. stamens to petals".
Africa is the world's second largest and second most-populous continent (behind Asia in both categories).
Alfalfa, Medicago sativa also called lucerne, is a perennial flowering plant in the pea family Fabaceae cultivated as an important forage crop in many countries around the world.
An annual plant is a plant that completes its life cycle, from germination to the production of seeds, within one year, and then dies.
A beekeeper is a person who keeps honey bees.
A biennial plant is a flowering plant that takes two years to complete its biological lifecycle.
A bumblebee (or bumble bee, bumble-bee or humble-bee) is any of over 250 species in the genus Bombus, part of Apidae, one of the bee families.
Carl Linnaeus (23 May 1707 – 10 January 1778), also known after his ennoblement as Carl von LinnéBlunt (2004), p. 171.
Climate is the statistics of weather over long periods of time.
Clover or trefoil are common names for plants of the genus Trifolium (Latin, tres "three" + folium "leaf"), consisting of about 300 species of plants in the leguminous pea family Fabaceae.
A cloverleaf interchange is a two-level interchange in which left turns (reverse directions in left-driving regions) are handled by ramp roads (US: ramps, UK: slip roads).
The Cloverleaf quasar (H1413+117, QSO J1415+1129) is a bright, gravitationally lensed quasar.
In biogeography, a taxon is said to have a cosmopolitan distribution if its range extends across all or most of the world in appropriate habitats.
Crop rotation is the practice of growing a series of dissimilar or different types of crops in the same area in sequenced seasons.
Domenico Viviani (29 July 1772, Levanto, Liguria – 15 February 1840, Genoa) was an Italian botanist and naturalist.
Edward Lee Greene, Ph.D., (August 10, 1843 – November 10, 1915) was an American botanist known for his numerous publications including the two-part and the naming or redescribing of over 4,400 species of plants in the American West.
The Fabaceae or Leguminosae, Article 18.5 states: "The following names, of long usage, are treated as validly published:....Leguminosae (nom. alt.: Fabaceae; type: Faba Mill.);...
A fertilizer (American English) or fertiliser (British English; see spelling differences) is any material of natural or synthetic origin (other than liming materials) that is applied to soils or to plant tissues to supply one or more plant nutrients essential to the growth of plants.
A flower, sometimes known as a bloom or blossom, is the reproductive structure found in flowering plants (plants of the division Magnoliophyta, also called angiosperms).
Fodder, a type of animal feed, is any agricultural foodstuff used specifically to feed domesticated livestock, such as cattle, rabbits, sheep, horses, chickens and pigs.
The four-leaf clover is a rare variation of the common three-leaf clover.
A genus (genera) is a taxonomic rank used in the biological classification of living and fossil organisms, as well as viruses, in biology.
The following is a defined list of terms which are used to describe leaf morphology in the description and taxonomy of plants.
In agriculture, green manure is created by leaving uprooted or sown crop parts to wither on a field so that they serve as a mulch and soil amendment.
Guinness World Records, known from its inception in 1955 until 2000 as The Guinness Book of Records and in previous United States editions as The Guinness Book of World Records, is a reference book published annually, listing world records both of human achievements and the extremes of the natural world.
Herbaceous plants (in botanical use frequently simply herbs) are plants that have no persistent woody stem above ground.
A honey bee (or honeybee) is any member of the genus Apis, primarily distinguished by the production and storage of honey and the construction of perennial, colonial nests from wax.
An idiom (idiom, "special property", from translite, "special feature, special phrasing, a peculiarity", f. translit, "one's own") is a phrase or an expression that has a figurative, or sometimes literal, meaning.
Johann Christian Daniel von Schreber (17 January 1739 in Weißensee, Thuringia – 10 December 1810 in Erlangen), often styled J.C.D. von Schreber, was a German naturalist.
Johann Georg Christian Lehmann (25 February 1792 – 12 February 1860) was a German botanist.
John Sibthorp FRS (28 October 1758 – 8 February 1796) was an English botanist.
Kurt Polycarp Joachim Sprengel (3 August 1766 – 15 March 1833) is a man that is known for his contributions and accomplishments as a botanist and physician.
A leaf is an organ of a vascular plant and is the principal lateral appendage of the stem.
A legume is a plant or its fruit or seed in the family Fabaceae (or Leguminosae).
The nectar resource in a given area depends on the kinds of flowering plants present and their blooming periods.
Livestock are domesticated animals raised in an agricultural setting to produce labor and commodities such as meat, eggs, milk, fur, leather, and wool.
Lolium is a genus of tufted grasses in the bluegrass subfamily of the grass family.
Medicago is a genus of flowering plants, commonly known as medick or burclover, in the legume (Fabaceae) family.
Medicago intertexta, the hedgehog medick, Calvary clover, or Calvary medick, is a flowering plant of the family Fabaceae.
Melilotus, known as melilot, sweet clover, and kumoniga (from the Cumans),Bulgarian Folk Customs, Mercia MacDermott, pg 27 is a genus in the family Fabaceae (the same family that also includes the Trifolium clovers).
Monofloral honey is a type of honey which has a distinctive flavor or other attribute due to its being predominantly from the nectar of one plant species.
Nitrogen fixation is a process by which nitrogen in the Earth's atmosphere is converted into ammonia (NH3) or other molecules available to living organisms.
The Northern Hemisphere is the half of Earth that is north of the Equator.
Oxalis is a large genus of flowering plants in the wood-sorrel family Oxalidaceae comprising about 570 species.
A perennial plant or simply perennial is a plant that lives more than two years.
Plants are mainly multicellular, predominantly photosynthetic eukaryotes of the kingdom Plantae.
The term pollinator decline refers to the reduction in abundance of insect and other animal pollinators in many ecosystems worldwide beginning at the end of the 20th century, and continuing into the present.
Saint Patrick (Patricius; Pádraig; Padrig) was a fifth-century Romano-British Christian missionary and bishop in Ireland.
A shamrock is a young sprig, used as a symbol of Ireland.
Soil is a mixture of organic matter, minerals, gases, liquids, and organisms that together support life.
Soil pH is a measure of the acidity or basicity (alkalinity) of a soil.
South America is a continent in the Western Hemisphere, mostly in the Southern Hemisphere, with a relatively small portion in the Northern Hemisphere.
In biology, a species is the basic unit of classification and a taxonomic rank, as well as a unit of biodiversity, but it has proven difficult to find a satisfactory definition.
In botany, stipule (Latin stipula: straw, stalk) is a term coined by LinnaeusConcise English Dictionary Wordsworth Editions Ltd.
Trifolium albopurpureum is a species of clover known by the common name rancheria clover.
Trifolium alexandrinum (Egyptian clover, berseem clover) is an annual clover cultivated mostly in irrigated sub-tropical regions, and used as fodder, mainly for cattle and milk buffalo.
Trifolium alpinum is a species of flowering plant in the legume family known by the common name alpine clover.
Trifolium amoenum, known by the common names showy Indian clover and two-fork clover, is endemic to California, and is an endangered annual herb that subsists in grassland areas of the San Francisco Bay Area and the northern California Coast Ranges.
Trifolium andersonii is a species of clover known by the common names fiveleaf clover and Anderson's clover.
Trifolium andinum is a species of flowering plant in the legume family known by the common name Intermountain clover.
Trifolium angustifolium is a species of clover known by the common names narrowleaf crimson clover, narrow clover and narrow-leaved clover.
Trifolium arvense, commonly known as hare's-foot clover, rabbitfoot clover, stone clover or oldfield clover, is a flowering plant in the bean family Fabaceae.
Trifolium aureum, known by the various common names large hop trefoil, large trefoil, large hop clover, golden clover or Hop clover, is a species of clover native to much of Eurasia.
Trifolium barbigerum is a species of clover known by the common name bearded clover.
Trifolium beckwithii is a species of clover known by the common name Beckwith's clover.
Trifolium bifidum is a species of clover known by the common names notchleaf clover and pinole clover.
Trifolium bolanderi is a species of clover known by the common names Bolander's clover and parasol clover.
Trifolium breweri, which has the common names forest clover and Brewer's clover, is a perennial clover that is native to mixed evergreen forests and coastal coniferous forests in southern Oregon and California.
Trifolium buckwestiorum is a rare species of clover known by the common name Santa Cruz clover.
Trifolium campestre, commonly known as hop trefoil, field clover and low hop clover, is a species of clover native to Europe and western Asia, growing in dry, sandy grassland habitats, fields, woodland margins, roadsides, wastelands and cultivated land.
Trifolium ciliolatum is a species of clover known by the common name foothill clover.
Trifolium cyathiferum is a species of clover known by the common names cup clover and bowl clover.
Trifolium depauperatum is a species of clover known by the common names cowbag clover, poverty clover, and balloon sack clover.
Trifolium dubium, the lesser trefoil, suckling clover, little hop clover or lesser hop trefoil, is a flowering plant in the pea and clover family Fabaceae.
Trifolium eriocephalum is a species of clover known by the common name woollyhead clover or hairy head clover.
Trifolium fragiferum, the strawberry clover, is a herbaceous perennial plant species in the bean family Fabaceae.
Trifolium friscanum is a rare species of flowering plant in the legume family known by the common name Frisco clover.
Trifolium fucatum is a species of clover known by the common names bull clover and sour clover.
Trifolium glomeratum is a species of clover known by the common names clustered clover and bush clover.
Trifolium gracilentum is a species of clover known by the common names pinpoint clover and slender clover.
Trifolium gymnocarpon is a species of clover known by the common name hollyleaf clover.
Trifolium hirtum is a species of clover known by the common name rose clover.
Trifolium howellii is a species of clover known by the common names canyon clover and Howell's clover.
Trifolium hybridum, the alsike clover, is a plant species of the genus Trifolium in the pea family Fabaceae.
Trifolium incarnatum, known as crimson clover or Italian clover, is a species of clover in the family Fabaceae, native to most of Europe.
Trifolium jokerstii is a rare species of clover known by the common names Jim's clover and Butte County golden clover.
Trifolium kingii, the King's clover, is a perennial clover in the legume family (Fabaceae) The plant is native to the Western United States, in California, Nevada, Arizona, and Utah.
Trifolium leibergii is a species of flowering plant in the legume family known by the common name Leiberg's clover.
Trifolium lemmonii is a species of clover known by the common name Lemmon's clover.
Trifolium longipes is a species of clover known by the common name longstalk clover.
Trifolium macraei is a species of clover known by the common names Chilean clover, double-head clover, and MacRae's clover.
Trifolium macrocephalum is a species of clover known by the common name largehead clover.
Trifolium medium, the zigzag clover, is a flowering plant species in the bean family Fabaceae.
Trifolium micranthum, the slender trefoil or slender hop clover, is a plant species of the genus Trifolium in the "pea family"; Fabaceae or Papillionaceae.
Trifolium microcephalum is a species of clover known by the common names smallhead clover and small-headed clover.
Trifolium microdon is a species of clover known by the common name thimble clover.
Trifolium monanthum is a species of clover known by the common name mountain carpet clover.
Trifolium montanum, the mountain clover, is a plant species of the genus Trifolium.
Trifolium nanum, the dwarf clover, is a perennial plant from the family Fabaceae.
Trifolium nigrescens, the small white clover, is an annual species which is widespread around the Mediterranean, including north Africa, and the Middle East.
Trifolium obtusiflorum is a species of clover known by the common name clammy clover.
Trifolium oliganthum is a species of clover known by the common name fewflower clover.
Trifolium pannonicum is a species of clover known by the common name Hungarian Clover.
Trifolium pignantii is a species of clover in the pea family Fabaceae, native to Albania, Bulgaria,; the former Yugoslavia, and Greece.
Trifolium pratense, the red clover, is a herbaceous species of flowering plant in the bean family Fabaceae, native to Europe, Western Asia and northwest Africa, but planted and naturalised in many other regions.
Trifolium reflexum, the buffalo clover, is a species of clover native to the Eastern United States.
Trifolium repens, the white clover (also known as Dutch clover, Ladino clover, or Ladino), is a herbaceous perennial plant in the bean family Fabaceae (previously referred to as Leguminosae).
Trifolium resupinatum (reversed clover, Persian clover, shaftal, syn. T. resupinatum L. var. majus Boss., T. suaveolens Willd.) is an annual clover used as fodder and hay, which reaches tall when cultivated, and forms rosettes when grazed or mowed.
Trifolium siskiyouense, the Siskiyou clover, is a clover species endemic to the Klamath Mountains in the western United States.
Trifolium stoloniferum, the running buffalo clover, is an endangered species of perennial clover native to the eastern and midwestern United States.
Trifolium striatum, the knotted clover, soft trefoil, is a plant species of the genus Trifolium.
Trifolium subterraneum, the subterranean clover (often shortened to sub clover), subterranean trefoil, is a species of clover native to northwestern Europe, from Ireland east to Belgium.
Trifolium thompsonii is a species of flowering plant in the legume family known by the common name Thompson's clover.
Trifolium trichocalyx is a species of clover known by the common name Monterey clover.
Trifolium variegatum is a species of clover known by the common name whitetip clover.
Trifolium willdenovii, the tomcat clover, is a species of plant in the pea family Fabaceae.
Trifolium wormskioldii is a species of clover.
The Christian doctrine of the Trinity (from Greek τριάς and τριάδα, from "threefold") holds that God is one but three coeternal consubstantial persons or hypostases—the Father, the Son (Jesus Christ), and the Holy Spirit—as "one God in three Divine Persons".