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Legume / Peulgewas
Macrotyloma axillare cv. Java

JAVA

Legume / Peulgewas

Macrotyloma axillare cv. Java

Java hybrid forage legume was obtained from the selection of progenies of Macrotyloma axillare’s cultivars Archer and Guata. Java is a perennial twining and creeping legume with light green colored leaves and stems. It is a very good seed producer, producing seeds all year round. It presents high persistence under grazing with medium palatability. It is Bradyrhizobium promiscuous under the tropical soil conditions.

Forage Pasture Seeds / Forage Seeds / Pasture Seeds / Forage grass

Product Details

Origin:Indonesia
Scientific name:Macrotyloma axillare cv. Java
Soil fertility:Low – Medium
Growth habit:Creeping and Climbing
Utilisation:Intercropped with pasture
Digestibility:High
Palatability:Medium
Rainfall requirements:> 680 mm/year
Nitrogen fixation:150 kg/ha/year
Drought tolerance:Good
Cold tolerance:Medium – Low
Crude protein content:18 – 23%
Sowing depth:10 – 20 mm
Vegetative cycle:Perennial
Forage production:5 – 9 ton DM/ha/year
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