SPS Low Rainfall Perennial Blend

Enterprise Type

Sowing Rate

18-20 kg/ha

Rainfall / Irrigation

400mm+

A deep rooted perennial blend suited to low rainfall areas where other perennial species struggle to survive.

  • Includes Flecha tall fescue and Uplands Hispanica cocksfoot that are extremely drought tolerant and persistent
  • Recovers quickly in autumn to produce excellent quality winter/spring feed
  • An alternative to phalaris and lucerne and will complement these species on the same farm

 

Contents:

Flecha Tall Fescue

Uplands Hispanica Cocksfoot      

Urana Sub Clover SE/KS

Riverina Sub Clover SE/KS            


Sowing rate:

18-20kg/ha


Rainfall:

400-600


Soils:

Sandy-Clay Loam/Low-Med Fert


Establishment:  

Slow


Persistence:

5-10

 

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