Threatened, Endangered, and Proposed (TEP) Plant Profile
Trifolium stoloniferum, running buffalo clover
Running buffalo clover occurs in mesic habitats of partial to filtered sunlight, where there is a prolonged pattern of moderate periodic disturbance, such as mowing, trampling, or grazing. It is most often found in regions underlain with calcareous bedrock.
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- Listed Endangered 1987
- Recovery Plan 2005 (PDF,1.3 MB)
- Habitat alteration from: natural forest succession, leading to closed canopy
- Competition by invasive plants,
- Catastrophic disturbance from development or road construction