Growing Calendar for Green Manure - Red Clover Seeds
Green Manure Red Clover is a deep rooted winter hardy, bushy plant which can be grown for a quick crop and dug in or can be left for up to two years. Keep cutting to encourage new growth.
Loved by bees and beneficial insects if allowed to flower. Nitrogen fixer useful for sandy soils, can be over-wintered.
Sow April – August.
Add ''natural'' Nitrogen to your plot.
Height: 12in (60cm)
Sow Outdoors: March-August, thinly, direct into the required position,½in (1cm) deep. Keep soil moist at all times.
Thin Out: Overcrowded plants as required.
Fixes Nitrogen into sandy soils.