Native Plant Encyclopedia



  White Prairie CloverDalea candida var. candida  


  Recommended Planting Range




  (previously: Dalea candidum)

Description


White prairie clover grows in dry to mesic prairies on deep, loam or sandy soil. Like many legumes (members of the Pea Family), microbes that occur in root nodules help it utilize atmospheric nitrogen, giving it a nutritional advantage on sterile soils. It is visited by butterflies and bees.

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