Crimson clover, Trifolium incarnatum, is an annual legume that can be utilized in organic farming/gardening, pollinator enhancement, or used as a cover crop for soil improvement or stabilization. Plant seeds in the fall for a winter cover.
Crimson clover supplies all the benefits of a cover crop, which include: capturing nitrogen, controlling erosion, supplying organic matter and suppressing weeds. Grows approximately 18-24 inches and flowers late May to June.
Features & Benefits: weed suppressing, nitrogen fixing, supplements soil
Application Rate: 1-2 lbs per 1000 sq ft or 30-40 lbs per acre