Berseem clover (annual)


Trifolium alexandrinum L.

A very important crop for fodder and soil fertility maintenance

  • Generally sown as only a one-year high-quality fodder crop or as green manure crop
  • Could be grown as pure crop
  • Also, suitable to sow in a mixture with legumes or cereals
  • Early sowing increases the opportunity for multiple forage cuts
  • Moderately tolerant to salinity
  • Will tolerate short periods of waterlogging

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

Recommended sowing rate: 12-15 kg/ha

Recommended sowing rate when growing for green manure: 15-20 kg/ha