February to June

Hymenocarpos circinnatus (Leguminosae)

Disk Trefoil

Prostrate, branched, hairy annual with yellow to orange flowers and disc-shaped seed pods. Basal leaves, simple, spoon-shaped. Other leaves variable with 3 - 7 leaflets, the terminal one much the largest.

 Fields and dry waste ground.


Note the pair of disc-shaped pods at the lower centre.

Note the simple spoon-shaped basal leaves.

Corallia Bay 4.5.2004