Red clover

VIOLETTA

Trifolium pratense L.

An early/medium early diploid synthetic clover with predominantly pale mauve-red flowers and medium sized leaves

  • Very productive
  • Abundant in leaves
  • Fairly resistant to Sclerotinia
  • Gives high dry matter and protein yields without nitrogen application
  • Can be sown pure or under a cover crop in spring
  • Used in pure crop or in mixtures with grasses for temporary leys, both silage and hay

The varietal parameters may differ from those indicated here when the testing circumstances differ from quondam


Recommended sowing rate: 10-15 kg/ha

Recommended sowing rate when growing for green manure: 13-18 kg/ha