Bronze Dutch Clover

Bronze Dutch Clover

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

(information provided by and picture © 2011 Under A Foot Plant Co.)

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