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Dwarf Essex Rape

 

  • Cool season brassica that works well alone or seeded with oats
  • Large leaves, high quality forage
  • Frost increases sugar concentration in leaves
  • Great cover crop
Plant type: Annual Brassica                          Soil adaption: Wide
Planting dates: August                                   Days to germination: 5 – 7
Soil pH: 5.5 – 7.0                                             Main Usage: Wildlife, forage, cover crop
Planting Depth: 1/8’’ – 1/4’’                            Height at maturity: 3’ – 4’
Seeding Rate: 6 – 8 Lbs. to an Acre              Length of Stand: Annual
1 – 2 Lbs. to an Acre Mix                                Reproduces by: Seed