Photos: Beara peninsula, Co.Cork
Small white or pale pink flowers, solitary or 2-4. Seedpod much longer than calyx. Hairless, slightly fleshy, heart-shaped leaflets with transluscent veins. Very small-toothed. Prostrate growth with spreading reddish-green stems.
Coastal. Found on semi-open grassy, gravelly or sandy ground. Prefers ground that is wet in winter, very dry in summer. Rare, occasional near E, S Irish coasts.
Inconspicuous plant, probably under-recorded.
Identification very uncertain
Birds-foot Clover. Garinish, near Adrigole, County Cork. July 2008