Crimson Clover - Nitrocoated Seed
(Lb)

Known for Its Beautiful Crimson Flowers

Item Number: SCL310

$3.49/Lb

In Stock! Ships from Northern CA.

$3.49/Lb

In Stock! Ships from Northern CA.

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Description

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Trifolium incarnatum Annual cool season legume cover crop.

Showiest of all the clovers with bright crimson spikes. Often used in landscaping and erosion control for its beauty, cold and shade tolerance, and reseeding ability.

  • Application Rate: 0.25-0.5" depth at 0.5-2 lb/1000 sq ft or 20-40 lb/acre
  • Inoculant: None needed, seed is nitrocoated
  • Germination: 5-10 Days
  • Plant Height: 18"
  • Uses: Cover crop, erosion control, green manure, pastures
  • Facts to Note: Seed in the fall. Tolerates a minimum temperature of 10°F. Good for pastures and can easily be overgrazed; animals love it. Fixes 80 lb of Nitrogen per acre, and is used as a cover crop in grain rather than row crop rotations, because it matures late.

Note to Certified Organic Growers: All our cover crop seed is untreated, non-GMO seed. This is conventional seed, but all seeds are coated with Nitro-Coat Organic, which is an OMRI listed coating. This coating uses all organic ingredients: the proper rhizobacteria, a Calcium Carbonate coating that is naturally water absorbing to speed seed germination, and an OMRI listed organic adhesive.

Features

  • Adds Significant Organic Matter
  • Attracts Bees/Butterflies
  • Attracts Beneficial Insects
  • Cold Hardy, Down to 25 °F
  • Fixes Nitrogen
  • Good for Forage/Hay
  • Good for Weed Competition
  • Helps Control Erosion
  • Nitrocoated
  • Provides Quick Growth
  • Shade Tolerant
  • Tolerates Mowing/Grazing

Characteristics

Life Cycle Annual Plant Height Mid-height, 13-36"
Planting Time Fall Seed Variety Single
Life Cycle Annual
Plant Height Mid-height, 13-36"
Planting Time Fall
Seed Variety Single

Useful Information

Planting & Growing Guide

What You May Need

Shipping Information

Shipping Weight: 1.10 lbs. Dimensions: 8"L x 5"W x 1.5"H

Reviews

Clover

I planted this in a raised bed that had only been used for BBQ ashes by previous tenants. Not only was it pretty but it gave my soil the boost it needed for a successful garden!

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