Knotted Clover - Trifolium striatum
Low to short hairy plant with oval leaflets and oval, unstalked pinkish flower heads, usually single, sometimes in pairs. It may be upright or prostrate. Downy, inflated, red-ribbed calyx.
On well drained soils.
Flowers May to July.
Widespread but local and often coastal in Britain.
Occasional in Leicestershire and Rutland. In the 1979 Flora survey of Leicestershire it was found in 19 of the 617 tetrads.
Leicestershire & Rutland Map
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