Both provide abundant color to a green roof when blooming - Crimson Clover - bright red blossoms and Chicory - bright blue blooms.
|Green Roof Plant Trifolium incarnata, Crimson Clover|
The Crimson Clover, Trifolium incarnata, sprouted quickly and is filling out the open roof spaces.
|Green Roof Plant Cichorium intybus, Chicory|
Both these species provide pollen for bees, butterflies and insects; both are beautiful in bloom and can serve as green manure plants.
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