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Good early spring and summer grazing weeping lovegrass variety.
Ermelo is a sub-tropical, perennial summer grass suitable for grazing and hay.
Ideal planting time ranges during October to November and January to February.
1.2-1.5 000 000
Sub-tropical, grass type
Perennial, summer production period
Easy to establish
Good early spring and early summer grazing
Tolerant to cold and drought-hardy
Crude protein: 50 % (young growth) - 6 % (older material)
Digestibility: 47 - 59 %
Used for grazing and hay
Best adapted on well-drained acid soils of sandy to loam texture
Plant during October - November and January - February
Seeding rate: 2 - 4 kg/ha dryland
Seeding rate: 5 - 8 kg/ha irrigation
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