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gr48
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SWEET CLOVER

gr48 (Melilotus officinalis)

Biennial/perennial pioneer plant, nitrogen fixing, strong root growth. Stems 30-80 cm in height, yellow dangling flowers with strong fragrance from May to August. Excellent for pollinators.

Beemeadow: yes
Lifespan: perennial
Seed rate: 180-220 g/a
Beemeadow: yes
Hardy: yes
Nutrient requirements: manuring not necessary
Positive for pollinators: yes

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Explanations

Bee-friendly: This plant has a good nectar or pollen supply, which is especially good for honey and wild bees, as well as other pollinating insects. There are 500 different kinds of wild bees alone. Some crops are best approached by specialists, others by generalists.