Reed canary grass


Phalaris arundinacea L.

An early reed canary grass for silage and hay

  • Spreading by long rhizomes (130–200 cm)
  • Persistent at least for 8 years
  • Excellent disease resistance
  • Withstands long term floods
  • Meadows cut twice or thrice for silage and hay
  • Good nutritive value
  • Resistant to frost, coat of ice, night frosts in spring and autumn
  • Excellent drought resistance

The varietal parameters may differ from those indicated here when the testing circumstances differ from quondam

Recommended sowing rate: 10-15 kg/ha