Latin Name – Medicago polymorpha (L.)
Family – Fabaceae
Life Cycle– Annual
Type – Broadleaf weed
Burclover is an annual weed that is very similar to other clovers except that it has prickly fruits that are often hooked at the tips. It has pinnately compound leaves with 3 leaflets, yellow flowers, and lacks the characteristic white ring on the leaves as found on white clover.