Thrives best in free draining soil.
Grows best in soils with high Calcium availability.
Makes the most palatable hay with easily digestable stalks.
Winter dormant which means it bolts more during the growing season.
The more Winter dormant the more disease resistant.
Long lasting, up to 6 years and over.
Good protein source.
Great Summer dry forage.
Recommended sowing rate of approximately 12-16kg per hectare.