Mýrastigi

Trifolium rubens

Ruddy Clover

Fabaceae

Height

30 - 40 cm

Flower colour

reddish purple

Flowering time

July - August

Foliage colour

green

Sunlight

sun

Soil

well drained, moist, average

pH

neutral - alkaline

Hardiness

hardy

Plant range

Europe

Trifolium is a large genus in the Fabaceae family, with a global distribution. They are nitrogen fixing and thrive in poor soils. They generally prefer full sun, but there are some species that tolerate semi-shade.

Propagation:


Division in spring or fall.


Seed - sown in February - March.

Seed lightly covered and stored at 20°C (68°F) until germination.

Grows best in full sun in well drained soil.

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