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Trifolium rubens (Ornamental Clover)

Type Herbaceous flower, Deciduous, Flowering
Form Upright Taller-Growing Clump
Size Medium Border Plant (50-180cm height)
Colours Red Flowers (Summer), Silver Foliage
Care Some Maintenance Required
Hardiness Frost hardy, Drought Tolerant
Growth Fast Growing Plant
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Strengths, Weaknesses & Design Usage

Strengths of Trifolium rubens:

  • Sun loving drought tolerant plant
  • Attracts wildlife to feed or nest
  • Tolerates full sun and sandy, drought-prone soils

Weaknesses of Trifolium rubens

  • Invasive top growth

Design & Plant Use for Trifolium rubens:

  • Summer flowering plant suitable for drift planting
  • Summer flowering herbaceous plant suitable for border planting

View all the plants listed in Genus Trifolium

View other herbaceous flowers with red flowers, or herbaceous flowers with silver foliage

Common Missspellings: Treflium.Trafolium, Trefoliam

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