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Meadow Foxtail

Characteristics

Variety

Meadow Foxtail

Use

Pasture

Root Habit

Bunchgrass

Plant Type

Basal

Preferred Growing Conditions

Prefers cool conditions and high water tables

Production Period

Early Spring - Fall

Key Features

  • Excellent flood tolerance

Limitations

  • Difficult to handle seed

Approx. Seeds/lb

410,000

Seeding Rate lb/acre

3 - 6; 6 - 12 (Coated)

Environmental Tolerances

Winter Hardiness

Good

Drought Tolerance

Low

Flooding Tolerance

High

Optimum PH

5.5 - 7.5

Acidity Tolerance

Moderate to High

Alkalinity Tolerance

Moderate

Salinity Tolerance

Low