hop clover


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hop clover

n.
Any of several clovers having small yellow flower heads that resemble hops when withered, especially Trifolium aureum.

hop clover

n
(Plants) the US name for hop trefoil
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Noun1.hop clover - prostrate European herb with small yellow flowers and curved black podshop clover - prostrate European herb with small yellow flowers and curved black pods; naturalized in North America
medic, medick, trefoil - any of several Old World herbs of the genus Medicago having small flowers and trifoliate compound leaves
2.hop clover - clover native to Ireland with yellowish flowershop clover - clover native to Ireland with yellowish flowers; often considered the true or original shamrock
clover, trefoil - a plant of the genus Trifolium
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Mean lengths of stem necrosis on five alfalfa populations caused by Sclerotinia trifoliorum isolates collected from alfalfa (ALF), crimson clver (CC), hop clover (HC), hairy vetch (HV), and red clover (RC).
trifoliorum collected from alfalfa (ALF), hop clover (HC), crimson clover (CC), hairy vetch (HV), and red clover (RC) on stems of 50 alfalfa plants.