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Super Small Flowers ?

This is a discussion on Super Small Flowers ? within the A Kodak Moment: not necessarily plants... forums, part of the Orchid Photography category; I have seen these very small flowers in the lawn at work.They look like they ...

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    Cool Super Small Flowers ?

    I have seen these very small flowers in the lawn at work.They look like they are on some type of clover.I placed a Dime on the shot for some scale of the size of these little blooms.They open up in the morning and are gone by 2:00pm.I don't know if they don't like the full Florida sun? I have also see some others very small that are white.They don't seem to be on a clover like plant.
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    So little and so cute!!! Thanks for sharing! Nice color!

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    Looks like some sort of trefoil -- a relative of Lotus corniculatus ("bird's foot trefoil")

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    Cute flowers! I'm glad you noticed them despite their size. I have no idea about ID, though.

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    I would have thought some sort of trefoil also, but I don't know them well enough to give it an exact ID

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    I had to google trefoil. Cool little blooms. Thanks for sharing them.

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