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High in protein, contains 4 phytoestrogens. Helps regulate hormone balance and protect the body from cancer and other side effects of estrogen dominance. Also has isoflavones for cancer prevention. Helps enlarged prostate, menopause, hot flashes, skin healing, wounds, psoriasis. Red clover blossom and garlic- help thin blood, keep blood vessels pliable and reduce cholesterol, which alleviates high blood pressure and reduces the risk of blood clots. Clover blossoms are an expectorant, good for spasmodic coughs, bronchitis, asthma. Floral infusion in a douche helps alleviate vaginal itching. Plant red clover under fruit trees to provide lots of nutrients and nitrogen for the fruit trees. The roots go down 128 feet! It brings back serious nutrients from deep down. Use the flower. You can use the leaves but it may cause you gas unless you blend it up really good or make a tea with it. It’s best to not harvest red clover late in the year because it starts producing poison alkaloids. Never ferment clover- eat it fresh or dried, never in between. Dried flowers good for tea. The root is edible. Dried seed pods, leaves and flowers can be ground into powder. Flowers are sweet, anise-like with a hint of licorice. Raw flower heads can be difficult to digest. TOXIC LOOKALIKE- Crown Vetch, which has different leaves. Clover leaves look like clover, while crown vetch has little thin leaves on each side of leaf stem.

red clover

of Vermont. [Flower Symbolism: Golenpaul, 644]

red clover

symbolic of diligence. [Flower Symbolism: Jobes, 350]
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The work, also involving The Genome Analysis Centre (TGAC) in Norwich, will also enable scientists to understand the process that led to red clover being adopted by farmers as a crop.
Clearly these particular plants are existing under extreme environmental conditions and it would be interesting to see how they got there and how they are related to red clover germplasm in other parts of the country and more widely across Europe.
Germination capacity of seeds of red clover, hybrid ryegrass, and meadow fescue was determined.
Red clover extracts are quite popular for the treatment of menopausal symptoms (Fugh-Berman 2001) and have received attention for their phytoestrogen content.
The herbal preparation red clover (Trifolium pratense) is commonly used in the treatment of prostatic diseases such as benign prostatic hyperplasia (BPH) (Engelhardt and Riedl 2008).
Results: Reductions in number of vasomotor symptoms after a 12-month intervention were as follows: black cohosh (34%), red clover (57%), placebo (63%) and CEE/MPA (94%), with only CEE/MPA differing significantly from placebo.
Rackmaster Elite is a fall-planted mix that contains oats, wheat, rye, field peas, white clover, red clover, rape and chicory.
Unlike other common dietary feeds for the ruminant, biohydrogenation of 18:2n-6 and 18:3n-3 is lower in red clover (Trifolium pratense) relative to grass silage thus delivering more PUFA through to milk (Al-Mabruk et al.
Red clover (Trifolium pretense) is one source of isoflavones.
Village greens and covered bridges abound/with red clover on the tree-lined streets/of each small town throughout the//Green Mountain State.
At face value that means women currently on the evening primrose oil, red clover or sage leaf - and that's about 40% of UK women in the menopause - are wasting their time, effort and cash.
The most widely used herbal supplements were, in descending order, soy, ginseng, flax, black cohosh, yam, dong quai, red clover, licorice, and alfalfa, she said.