Lotus corniculatus, 'Leo'
Bird’s Foot Trefoil, ‘Leo’

Excellent for erosion control on strip mines and landfills; provides good livestock forage.

General Product Information:

Item Number: LOTCOR05
Species Type: Naturalized
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Classification: Herbaceous Perennial Legume
Characteristics: Single-crown.
Habitat: Fields, roadsides, meadows.
Bloom Period: May to September
Flower Color: Yellow
Foliage Color: Green
Height: Up to 3.0 Ft
Minimum Root Depth: 14 in
pH: 5.0 – 8.0

Indicator Regions (view map & key):

Northcentral & Northeast: FACU
Midwest: FACU
Eastern Mountains and Piedmont: FACU
Atlantic and Gulf Coastal Plain: FACU


Shade: Full Sun
Drought: Moderate
Salt: High

Seed Information:

Approximate seeds per lb: 370,000
Seeding Rate: Please contact customer service for seeding rate information.
Truax Seedbox: Fine



Price: $5.78/lb

This species is included in the following Ernst Seed Mixes

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