Days To Maturity : 110-126
Germination Days : 3-7
Planting Depth : 1-1.5
Seed Code : GB
Seeds Per Packet : 100
Spacing : 5
Square Foot Coverage : 30
When To Plant : Spring
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Juan Triticale GTR-7470



Spring-planted (February in zone 8).

Shorter variety with stiff, strong, straw to about 3 1/2' tall.

Tillers well, fat heads of grain.

Stands sturdy without lodging, low-maintenance, adaptable.

BOTANICAL NAME : X triticosecale


Sow in cool weather; fall or very early spring. Dig under when 9" talk if used as green manure. Does well in most soils not too acidic/alkaline, establishing quickly to hold soil from erosion and wind with its huge root system. If growing as a grain plant seed 5" apart & let mature over a 4-6 month period. Harvest when heads are dry and golden.

GROW BIOINTENSIVE® CULTURAL INFO: C/Matures 16-18/Harvest 0-4/Yield 4-26 grain, 12-72 dry biomass/Spacing 5"


Photos: Grains grown at Golden Rule Farm, Willits

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