Fababean are an upright annual legume that would be regarded as the queen of nitrogen fixation. It is quite spring frost tolerant. Good tap root but not saline tolerant.
Seeds/pound: 1000-2000 Seed/sq ft/pound of seed: 0.3-0.6
- Nitrogen fixation
- Silage potential
- Erosion control
- Weed suppression
- Good yields
- High nitrogen fixation with adequate moisture
Not drought tolerant. Large seed size. Slow drydown.
Good for stockpiled grazing.
Good yields, dry down may be an issue.
Mycorrhizal support? Yes