Crimson Clover *
Family: Fabaceae (PEA, LEGUME).
Generic common name: CLOVER.
Malibu Creek State Park: Backbone Trail, chaparral, May 2005.
Characteristics: non-Native, Red, Small, Large, Clusters, Odd, Herbaceous, Annual, Early Spring, Late Spring.
Cultivar probably deliberately distributed by hikers. This plant growing in the wild was dwarfed compared to typical garden examples.