Trifolium tomentosum

Trifolium tomentosum L.

Common Names

قرط (قُرط)، قدب (قَدْب)، قرض (قَرَض) (Arabic), قداب (قَدَاب)، جدوب (جَدّوب) (Arabic), كريشة الراعى (Arabic)

Languages: English

Description

Size

Height: 10-25 cm.

Ecology and Distribution

Global Distribution

Mediterranean Region, West Asia, Atlantic Islands.

Distribution in Egypt

Mareotic Sector, North Sinai, Isthmic Desert, Galala Desert, Libyan Desert, Nubian Desert, Gebel Oweinat, Mountainous Southern Sinai.

Life Expectancy

Annual.

References

F.N., Hepper., & I. Friis. (1994).  The Plants of Pehr Forsskal's "Flora Ageyptiaco-Arabica". Kew: Kew Publishing..
L., Boulos. (Submitted).  Flora of Egypt. Cairo: Al Hadara Publishing..
V., Täckholm. (1974).  Students’ Flora of Egypt, 2nd Ed. Cairo: Cairo University Press..
V., Täckholm., & M. Drar. (Submitted).  Flora of Egypt. Bulletin of the Faculty of Science. Cairo: Cairo University Press..