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Organic Egyptian clover

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Trifolium alexandrinum    QuicOrganic cloverk growing summercrop.  Good for heavy soils. garden packets.  More details below.



Trifolium alexandrinum     Sow months:  3-8 packet.  For larger amounts please click HERE.

  • Annual  - Quick growing summer crop.
  • N-fixer, suitable as summer forage.
  • Sensitive to frost and cold - dies off at first frost. 
  • Needs plenty of warmth and moisture - will give good growth.
  • Prefers heavy to medium heavy, not too dry soils.
  • Attracts bees if allowed to flower.
  • Also called Berseem Clover.

How to sow green manures –

  • Prepare a reasonable seed bed.
  • Broadcast you seeds.  If you have a large area to cover it is a good idea to divide the seed and the land into 4 parts to avoid running out of seed.
  • Rake in and water if soil is dry.
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