Herb: Suckling Clover
Latin name: Trifolium dubium
Synonyms: Trifolium minus
Medicinal use of Suckling Clover:The plant is haemostatic. A poultice of the chopped plant has been applied to cuts to stop the bleeding.
Description of the plant:
Habitat of the herb:Grassy places throughout Britain.
Other uses of Suckling Clover:The plant fixes atmospheric nitrogen and is used in seed mixes with grasses for land reclamation sowings.
Propagation of the herb:Pre-soak the seed for 12 hours in warm water and then sow in spring to early summer in situ.
Cultivation of Suckling Clover:Grassy places throughout Britain.
Known hazards of Trifolium dubium:None known
Plant information taken from the Plants For A Future.