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Reed Canary Grass

Reed Canary Grass mainly grows in poorly drained land. It is a tall growing, winter-hardy grass that grows in all soils and has a wide leaf and quick regrowth. This grass is used in both hay and pasture mixes. It is extremely important to use low alkaloid varieties only.

Characteristics

Persistence
High
Flooding Tolerance
High
Drought Tolerance
High
Winter Hardiness
High
Palatability
Medium
Yield Potential
High
Grazing Tolerance
Medium / High
Suitable Soil Types
Sand | Loam | Clay (bar goes partially through sand and fully through Loam and Clay)
Planting Depth
1/4 - 1/2 inch
Cutting Height
5 Inches
Seeds Per lb
480000
PH. Level
5 - 8

Palaton Reed Canary Grass

  • Low alkaloid variety
  • Leafy, high-yielding, long-living Perennial Forage Grass
  • Performs well on wet, poorly drained soil
  • Can be used for hay or pasture