Trifolium pratense, Medium, Variety Not Stated
Red Clover, Medium, Variety Not Stated
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.
General Product Information:
Item Number: TRIPRA01
Species Type: Naturalized
Cover Crops, Forage & Pasture Sites, Wildlife Habitat & Food Plots
Classification: Herbaceous Biennial Legume, Herbaceous Perennial Legume, Herbaceous Biennial Legume, Herbaceous Perennial Legume, Herbaceous Biennial Legume
Characteristics: Single-crown; fast-growing, strong root system.
Habitat: Medium fertility soils.
Bloom Period: May to August
Flower Color: Magenta
Foliage Color: Green
Height: Up to 2.6 Ft
Minimum Root Depth: 12 in
pH: 6.0 – 7.6
Indicator Regions (view map & key):
Northcentral & Northeast: FACU
Eastern Mountains and Piedmont: FACU
Atlantic and Gulf Coastal Plain: FACU
Shade: Full Sun
Approximate seeds per lb: 272,000
Seeding Rate: 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