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  White cloverOn lawns and meadows and sometimes even by the wayside or in many gardens one can find the white clover (Trifolium repens). It is native to Central Europe and it has been introduced to many other parts of the word. So you can for example find it in some parts of Amerca or even in Central America. The white flowers contain a lot of sweet nectar. That's why budgies and other pet birds appreciate them as fresh food. White clover blossoms from May to July or August and the plants grow about 30 centimeters high.

Some birds also like to eat the half-ripe and ripe seeds of this plant species. After flowering the inflorescences become dry and produce the seeds. In Central Europe, they can be found in nature from June to August or September.

A dried inflorescence of the white clover

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