Best grown as an annual;
can be overwintered only in frost-free zones 9-11.
Grows quickly, can be cut several times.This is the best variety for temporary plantings where the alfalfa will be cut, composted, and the bed used for another crop the next season.
BOTANICAL NAME: Medicago sativa
Start in flats and transplant on 5" centers or broadcast thinly by raking soil thoroughly first and covering with a thin later of soil after planting. If broadcasting, mix seed with fine soil to add bulk for easier spreading/ May need protection from birds until established. Prefers a fine, firm seed bed. Can be cut several times.
GROW BIOINTENSIVE® CULTURAL INFORMATION: ALL/Matures 17+/Harvest 9+/Yield green 148-412, dry 44-103/Spacing 5"
ADDITIONAL INFORMATION: Bee Friendly