Phacelia

CSBL021

Basic Info

Maturity (Days)
60
Seeds/lb
225000
C/N at Maturity
Medium
Growth Habit
Prostrate
Root Type/Depth
Shallow Fibrous
Cold Kill (F)
20
Dry Matter Potential(Tons/acre)
1.5 - 3

Use and Characteristics

N Fix Potential
Lasting Residue
Fair
Palatibility
Very Good
Hay Harvest
Fair
Regrowth
Fair
Deep Compaction
Poor
Surface Compaction
Very Good
Weed Suppression
Fair
Crimp Kill
Moderate

Planting

Plant Depth
1/5 - 1/4"
Min Germ Temp(F)
42
Drilled Seed Rate (lbs/acre)
6 - 8
Broadcast Seed Rate (lb/acre_)
8 - 10

Tolerance

Heat
Fair
Drought
Very Good
Shade
Very Good
Wet Soil
Fair
Low Fertility
Good
Low pH Soil
Poor
High pH Salinty
Good
High pH Calcareous
Very Good