• Leaves: stalked, oval, hairless, toothed margin
  • Stem: branched
  • Growth height: low growing
  • Flower: white flower heads with slightly reddish base
  • Root: weakly developed taproot with strong branching, root nodules

Environmental needs

  • Humid, moderate to cool climate is optimal
  • Undemanding in terms of soil quality


  • Cover crop
  • Undersow crop
  • Forage
  • Hay
  • Grazing e.g. in grass mixtures

Green manure

  • Humus enrichment
  • Tilth
  • Good forecrop

TerraLife® mixtures