This deep-rooted, perennial grass grows in tussocks, increasing in size with age. This drought-tolerant species grows vigorously from Autumn to Spring whilst becoming dormant in Summer. When grazed moderately, cocksfoot provides nutritious feed for sheep and cattle although its feed is considered less than ryegrass. It can also be used for hay or silage.
- Sowing Rates 1-3kg/ha
- Rainfall 450mm+
- Tolerates acidic and low fertility soils providing drainage is adequate
- Drought tolerant.
Seed pricing is per 15kg bag. Orders exceeding 1-tonne will be provided in bulk bags unless otherwise specified. Pricing is excluding GST and ex Bell Seeds. Pricing is subject to change without notice. Blend components may vary subject to product availability.