Sainfoin
Plants Of The Southwest

Sainfoin

Perennial nitrogen-fixing legume.  Takes poor soils and some drought.  Sow in fall, winter or early spring for spring germination.  May be tilled under at any point, used as hay or forage.  Does not cause bloat!  Beautiful pink flowers, loved by bees.  2-3 pounds per 1,000 square feet.



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