Berseem clover is the fertility foundation of agriculture in the Nile Delta and has nourished soils in the Mediterranean region for millennia.
Extremely productive, a good weed suppressor, good compost crop, excellent forage, and at 200-300 pounds per acre one of the best nitrogen fixers.
Tolerates a wide range of soils. Not cold-hardy.BOTANICAL NAME: Trifolium alexandrium
Needs adequate Calcium and Phosphorous to perform well. Pretty tolerant of a wide range of soils. If broadcasting, overseed by a third. Cover seed ½" with soil and firm down. Protect from birds, etc. Generally grown late-summer or fall for overwintering. Water to establish, especially if you have severe frosts.
GROW BIOINTENSIVE® CULTURAL INFORMATION: All/Spacing 5"
ADDITIONAL INFORMATION: Bee Friendly, Fodder Crop