Legumes, such as clover, are usually higher in crude protein, digestibility and many minerals and vitamins.
Crimson clover is recognized as one of the best cover crops available. It is an excellent winter cover crop.
Clover can increase populations of beneficial insects. Planting clover seed also provides food for wildlife.
Lawn & Garden
In addition to being a great grass alternative, clover is an excellent garden cover crop for all the same reasons.