Bronze Dutch Clover (Trifolium repens Atropurpureum) is a creeping perennial clover that has deeply divided, reddish-bronze leaves edged in green. White clover flowers adorn the top of Bronze Dutch Clover in summer. It will do tremendously well draping over a retaining wall, edging a pond or surrounding ferns and hostas in a shade garden. Bronze Dutch Clover will be more red in sun, more green in shade.
Size: #4 True
Spacing: Plant 8″ apart.
Height: Grows 2” to 4” tall.
How To Grow: Plant in morning sun with afternoon shade.
Foot Traffic: Moderate
Hardy Zones: 4,5,6,7,8
Tips: Bronze Dutch Clover also looks terrific in a container over top of flower bulbs.
Uses: A ground cover in and around Patios, Pathways, Ponds, Borders, Rock Gardens
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