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Rose clover controls erosion in southern California


Walter L. Graves
Burgess L. Kay
Tom Ham

Authors Affiliations

Walter L. Graves is Cooperative Extension Farm Advisor in San Diego County; Burgess L. Kay is Specialist, Department of Agronomy and Range Science, University of California, Davis; Tom Ham is Landscape Architect, California Department of Transportation, District 11, San Diego.

Publication Information

Hilgardia 34(4):4-5. DOI:10.3733/ca.v034n04p4. April 1980.

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Early-maturing rose clovers seem more suited than annual grasses to southern California's variable winter rainfall and early cutoff of rains in the spring. They've performed well on roadside embankments in the San Diego area.
Graves W, Kay B, Ham T. 1980. Rose clover controls erosion in southern California. Hilgardia 34(4):4-5. DOI:10.3733/ca.v034n04p4
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