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Fleet Meadow Bromegrass

Characteristics

Variety

Fleet

Use

Hay & Pasture

Root Habit

Bunch-grass

Plant Type

Basal

Preferred Growing Conditions

Widely adapted; prefers well drained soils

Production Period

Ealy Spring - Late Summer

Key Features

  • Excellent pasture variety
  • Widely adapted
  • Excellent regrowth
  • Excellent winter hardiness

Limitations

  • Considered an invasive species in many range areas

Approx. Seeds/lb

90,000

Seeding Rate lb/acre

18 - 28

Environmental Tolerances

Winter Hardiness

Good

Drought Tolerance

Moderate to High

Flooding Tolerance

Low

Optimum PH

6.0 - 7.5

Acidity Tolerance

Moderate

Alkalinity Tolerance

Moderate

Salinity Tolerance

Low to Moderate