Characteristics:Bitter_lupin

  • Biological weed control can be done during the vegetative growing period due to high alkaloid levels in the plant,
  • It is an important rotational crop for soil improvement,
  • The seed is high in protein and is often used to flush feed stock,
  • Also used as a green manure crop.

 

CROP/SPECIE  CULTIVARS
*PBR # EXCL
SEEDING
KG/HA
RAINFALL
MM/YEAR
SUITED
REGIONS
PLANTING
MONTHS
SOIL
Bitter Lupins
(narrow leaf)
  • SSL6
  • SSL10
50-70 300+ The whole of
South Africa
Apr-May Poor acid and sandy soils.

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