Dalkeith is an early maturing sub-clover suitable for low-rainfall areas. This semi-erect variety shows excellent early vigour producing a hard-black seed with a high percentage of hardness. It’s tolerance to heavy grazing makes it a great option for providing good winter feed. This highly palatable annual is a great companion species for your hay and silage crops adding potentially 20% crude protein until mid-flowering.
In this instance as opposed to Certified Dalkeith, Government Dalkeith has undergone a standard seed test alone. With this product, Bell Pasture Seeds treats the seed with Gaucho and Group C Inoculant.
- Sowing Rates 6-8kg/ha as standalone crop or 2-4kg/ha as a companion
- Rainfall min 350mm+
- Suitable for sandy and gravel-based soils, popular in Wheatbelt pastures
- Susceptible to clover scorch in high rainfall humid areas. As Dalkeith is normally utilized in the lower rainfall areas, this susceptibility is greatly reduced.
Seed pricing is per 25kg 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.