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alsike

(ăl`sīk): see cloverclover,
any plant of the genus Trifolium, leguminous hay and forage plants of the family Leguminosae (pulse family). Most of the species are native to north temperate or subtropical regions, and all the American cultivated forms have been introduced from Europe.
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Kubota J, Lemon RE, Allaway HW (1963) The Effect of Soil Moisture Content Upon the Uptake of Molybdenum, Copper and Cobalt by Alsike Clover.
The usual alfalfa-based hay mix was: 12% alfalfa; 16% brome; 25% meadow fescue; 25% creeping red fescue; 16% Russina wild rye; and 6% alsike clover (Alan Skrepnek, Planning and Communications Officer, Water Resources Branch, Manitoba Conservation).
Alsike Clover--A short-lived perennial clover, Trifolium hybridum, used in much the same manner as red clover.
The fertilised soils on Longslip have been oversown with introduced grasses [perennial ryegrass (Lolium perenne) and cocksfoot (Dactylis glomerata)] and clovers [white clover (Trifolium repens) and alsike clover (T.
If you are a beekeeper, alsike clover, broad beans, sweet clover, buckwheat and phacelia will give your bees a good supply of nectar.
(*#) Trifolium hybridum L.; Alsike Clover; Central field; Infrequent; C = 0; BSUH 17554.
Western United Russian knapweed States, Canada Cultivated Plants Alsike clover Tribolium hybridum Eastern, North central North America Avocado Persea americana Southern United States Azalea/laurel/ Rhododendron spp.
Legumes used for hay include alfalfa, various types of clover (such as red, crimson, alsike and ladino), lespedeza, birds-foot trefoil, vetch, soybean and cowpeas.
Common non-native forage species found on the study sites (Figure 1) were red fescue (Festuca rubra L.), redtop (Agrostis gigantea Roth), white clover (Trifolium repens L.), and alsike clover (Trifolium hybridum L.).
(* #) Trifolium hybridum L.; Alsike Clover; Open woods along river near boat launch; Infrequent; C = 0; BSUH 16948.
([section]) Alfalfa, red clover, alsike clover, white clover, smooth bromegrass, orchardgrass, timothy, meadow fescue, and reed canarygrass.