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Trifolium rubens

Also called Red Feather, Red Trefoil


More About Trifolium rubens

  • Attractive ornamental clover
  • Huge, silvery buds open to bright purple-red blooms
  • Each stem has two flowers, one larger than the other
  • As one is finished, the second one opens
  • Will produce attractive, tan, seed heads
  • Bloom Time: June to August

Zone:

5

Height:

30 cm

Spread:

50 cm

Colour:

Purple
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Ornamental Clover Growing and Maintenance Tips

Easy to grow perennial adds nitrogen to the soil, helps break up dense soils and prevents erosion. Will self-sow and likes plenty of moisture. Can be pruned to maintain shape and freshen foliage. Plant in full sun. 


Trifolium rubens Characteristics