Another term for alfalfa.
- They are looking currently for high protein hay, and that would be lucerne, vetch and clover hay and those stocks are dwindling.
- Only in Flanders and a few contiguous districts was grain rotated with soil-restoring fodder crops, such as clover, lucerne, and sainfoin, and fallow thus eliminated.
- The slugs also preferred the leaves of lucerne, white clover and lupins, to the wheat plants.
Mid 17th century: from French luzerne, from modern Provençal luzerno 'glowworm' (with reference to its shiny seeds).
Words that rhyme with Lucerneadjourn, astern, Berne, burn, churn, concern, discern, earn, fern, fohn, kern, learn, quern, Sauternes, spurn, stern, Sterne, tern, terne, Traherne, turn, urn, Verne, yearn
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