Alfalfa (Medicago sativa) seeds, organic
$2.95 – $12.00
Family: Legume (Fabaceae)
Hardy to Zones 3 to 11
Perennial cover crop works very nicely for planting in fertile soils and home garden beds. Excellent choice for putting vegetable beds to rest and for scattering in the shelterbelt. As a covercrop, fixes 200 pounds nitrogen per acre, yields up to 10 tons of organic matter per acre, and effectively sequesters subsurface minerals. Sowing rate: 1 lb per 1,000 sq ft. 100 grams per 200 sq ft. Packet contains 500 seeds.
Seed is Certified Organically Grown