Prairie clover

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(Bot.) any plant of the leguminous genus Petalostemon, having small rosy or white flowers in dense terminal heads or spikes. Several species occur in the prairies of the United States.

See also: Prairie

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In this study we quantified the extent of selective grazing by mammalian herbivores on five legume species common in both tallgrass prairie restorations and nearby prairie remnants; Amorpha canescens Pursh, Dalea Candida Michx.
The dominant herbaceous plants present on this site were Bouteloua curtipendula (sideoats grama) Schizachyrium scoparium (little bluestem), Asclepias verticillata (whorled milkweed), and Dalea candida (white prairie clover).