Persian clover (annual)


Trifolium resupinatum L.

An annual clover cultivated for forage, hay production and as a green manure crop

  • Forage and hay are of good quality
  • Very slow emergence, but rich development and very long flowering
  • Well adaptable to slightly loose and clayey soils
  • Prefers warm temperate climate but not too dry
  • Excellent frost, fungal infection and moisture tolerance
  • Low tolerance to drought

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