Ernest Small's research colleagues at Agriculture Canada had a mystery. Peering at the cellular innards of a clover plant, they wondered why nothing was behaving the way clover should.Read more: http://www.ottawacitizen.com/technology/Taxing+times+taxonomy/6028252/story.html#ixzz1lFjvqWTF
They asked Small, a veteran scientist at the Central Experimental Farm, for help.
It didn't take him long to pinpoint the problem. Their clover was an alfalfa.
Hat tip: Sandra Knapp (@SandyKnapp)