Trifolium pratense, Mammoth

Red Clover, Mammoth

Short-lived legume; used for hay, pasture, and silage for domestic animals or as a cover crop that builds nitrogen and organic matter; flowers develop again after early summer cutting; may be frost seeded during early spring; provides food for bumblebees.

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General Product Information
  • Species:
    Red Clover, Mammoth
  • Species Type:
    Naturalized
  • Product Categories:
  • Characteristics:
    Single-crown; fast-growing, high nitrogen producer for soil fertility improvement.
  • Habitat:
    Medium fertility soils.
  • Life Cycle:
    Perennial|Biennial
  • Bloom Period:
    Spring/Summer
  • Flower Color:
    Pink
  • Typical Height:
    2.6 ft
  • Minimum Root Depth:
    12 in
  • pH:
    6.0 – 7.6
Indicator Regions
  • Northcentral & Northeast:
    FACU
  • Midwest
    FACU
  • Eastern Mountains and Piedmont:
    FACU
  • Atlantic and Gulf Coastal Plain
    FACU
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Tolerances
  • Shade:
    Full Sun
  • Drought:
    Low
  • Salt:
    Low
Seed Information
  • Approximate seeds per lb:
    272,000
  • Seeding rate per acre in a mix:
    When used as part of a mix, ensure that the mix consists of not less than 15.0% and not more than 25.0% of the total.
  • Truax Seedbox:
    Fine
Included in mixes

$4.80/lb

Description

Mix formulations are subject to change without notice depending on the availability of existing and new products. While the formula may change, the guiding philosophy and function of the mix will not.

Additional information

BloomPeriodSrchTrm

Spring, Spring/Summer, Summer

ColorSearchTerms

Red

FoliageColor
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LifeCycle

Perennial

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