Table 14. Condition at time of cutting and yield of sweetclover varieties in the North Central Sweetclover Nursery Trial - 1959.
Variety Date
of
cutting
Height at cutting inches Estimated stage of bloom* Yield
tons per acre
Spanish 7/9/59 39" 50% 2.06
Evergreen 7/20/59 36" 25% 1.99
Common white 7/9/59 34" 60% 1.91
Goldtop 7/9/59 38" 75% 1.90
Madrid 7/1/59 24" 100% 1.50
Common yellow 7/1/56 23" 100% 1.24
Average 32" 1.77
*100% = full bloom.