Annual ryegrass

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Tetraploid Italian ryegrass, recently created, it produces very vigorous plants using polyploidy. Can be sown alone or blended with other plants.
Very useful for short-lived multi-variety meadows.

Technical characteristics

Agronomic characteristics:

annual tufted forage graminaceous plant with good capacity of offshoot. Fast germination and rapid growth, well-adaptable to different climates but not excessively dry ones. Adaptable in medium mixture and also in limey soils, but not in dry soils.


sowing at the beginning of autumn or in spring with 50 kg/hectare.


around 25 tons/ha of forage for green chop or silage. The product is high in protein and very palatable for cattle. Sheep also highly appreciate it in grazing.
Crop can be used for seed production with quantities around 1.5 to 2.5 tons/ha.


good frost and rust tolerance.


10 and 25 kg