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Annual Ryegrass Seed

  • Annual Ryegrass Seed

A very fast grower that is a great cover crop. Fibrous roots prevent soil erosion and build organic matter!

$5.00

A very fast grower that is a great cover crop.
Fibrous roots prevent soil erosion and build organic matter! Plant early fall to late fall, or early to mid-spring. Can germinate in cool weather. Established protective cover quickly. Over seeds well at higher rates. Can scavenge as much as 200 pounds of nitrogen per acre. When used as a spring cover crop the grass should be killed before reaching seed formation stage.

Ryegrass (Lolium sp.)
- Cool season, grass
- Annual or perennial
- Upright plant growth
- Major types:
     Annual (Oregon, Italian, Australian, Common)
     Perennial (English)
- C:N ratio: 14-40
- Self pollinator (wind)

Uses:
- Erosion Control
- Green Manure
- Nitrogen Scavenger
- No Till
- Organic Matter (Biomass)
- Weed Suppression