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Norgold Yellow Blossom

Characteristics

Variety

Norgold Yellow Blossom Sweet Clover

Use

Hay & Pasture

Root Habit

Tap

Plant Type

Upright

Preferred Growing Conditions

Widely adapted; very productive on well drained fertile soils

Production Period

Spring of second (biennial)

Key Features

  • Low coumarin for reduced risk of bleeding diseases in cattle
  • Commonly used as a soil builder
  • Excellent winter hardiness

Limitations

  • Biennial

Approx. Seeds/lb

250,000

Seeding Rate lb/acre

8 - 12

Environmental Tolerances

Winter Hardiness

Good

Drought Tolerance

Moderate to High

Flooding Tolerance

Low

Optimum PH

6.5 - 7.5

Acidity Tolerance

Low

Alkalinity Tolerance

Moderate

Salinity Tolerance

Moderate