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Caucasian Clover

Caucasian Clover

This is a long-lived perennial legume suitable even for acid soils and for soils where Phosphorous availability is limited. Caucasian clover has a good pest and disease resistance and it and tolerate heavy grazing.

As a legume, Caucasian clover fixes nitrogen to soil, but is not particularly good in adding organic matter.

Caucasian clove spreads underground via rhizomes. It has a very slow establishment in large quantities it may cause bloat in cattle.

Clove cover crop