- Prairie grass (Bromus) has good drought tolerance. Prairie grass also have good winter production and heat tolerance.
- Prairie grass will not tolerate water logging.
- Sowing rate: 25-30kg/ha
- This is a biannual grass but produces large amounts of seed which fall to the ground and germinate. Thus giving a perennial effect.
- Does not like heavy grazing, needs time to recover.
|Prairie Grass||Matua||20-30kg/ha||750mm+ per year||Western Cape
Eastern Free State
North West Province
|Autumn(Mar-May)||Adapted to well drained soil, not clay soils.|