Growing Calendar for Green Manure Seeds - Red Clover
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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.
As already mentioned, the clover is already sprouting after a few days and makes excellent ground cover under runner beans, reducing weeds and adding nitrogen.
As is usual with Marshals, an excellent and speedy service. Both lots of Green Manure seeds are now up and growing in my Vegetable plot.
Add ''natural'' Nitrogen to your plot.
Height: 12in (60cm)
Sow Outdoors: April- 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.
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Pack Quantity: 2 packets