holy clover


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Noun1.holy clover - Eurasian perennial herb having pale pink flowers and curved podsholy clover - Eurasian perennial herb having pale pink flowers and curved pods; naturalized in Britain and North America grasslands on calcareous soils; important forage crop and source of honey in Britain
herb, herbaceous plant - a plant lacking a permanent woody stem; many are flowering garden plants or potherbs; some having medicinal properties; some are pests
genus Onobrychis, Onobrychis - genus of Old World herbs having pinnate leaves and pink or whites racemose flowers followed by flat unjointed pods
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In August, open areas can be planted with perennial cover crops such as clover or sainfoin, sometimes called esparcet or holy clover.