A white-flowered clover. Native to Egypt and Syria, it is an established forage plant in the southern US. Also called Egyptian clover.
- Trifolium alexandrinum, family Leguminosae.
- The advantage of berseem clover over other clovers and alfalfa is its fast winter-growth rate.
- In the lower south, berseem clover can also be seeded in October for growth as a winter crop.
- The berseem clover is too aggressive and will likely hurt the alfalfa stand underneath.
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Syllabification: ber·seem clo·ver
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