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ladino clover

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noun la·di·no clover \lə-ˈdī-(ˌ)nō-, -nə-\

Definition of ladino clover

  1. :  a large nutritious rapidly growing clover that is a variety of white clover and is widely planted especially for forage —called also ladino



Origin of ladino clover

perhaps irregular from Lodi, Italy + Italian -ino, adjective suffix


First Known Use: 1924


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