Alfalfa (raw, uncoated) is an upright perennial that has a deep taproot. It most commonly has purple flowers. It has very high palatability and good winter hardiness. Due to the demands in forage needs, it can be a very expensive cover crop.
Type: Legume Season: Cool Season
Seeding & Growth
Precision: Not recommended Drilled: 12 lb/A Broadcast: 15 lb/A Aerial:
Dates: Ask a specialist for details
Avg seeds/lb: 226,800 Emergence: 7 days Height: 15"-38" Inoculate: Yes, needs alfalfa inoculant Inter-seeding: Yes, ask a specialist for details Drought and Heat: Excellent drought and heat tolerance Flooding: Will tolerate some flooding or ponding once established