Scimitar

Medicago spp.

  • Early-mid maturing
  • Early to mid season – approx 90 days to flowering
  • Erect growth habit with high herbage and seed production
  • Adaptable variety which grows on wide range of soils
  • Better water logging tolerance

 

    • Early-mid maturing
    • Early to mid season – approx 90 days to flowering
    • Erect growth habit with high herbage and seed production
    • Maturity is 7 days later than Santiago
    • Adaptable variety which grows on wide range of soils
    • High percentage of soft seed (24%) – Santiago (8.5%)
    • Increased salinity tolerance over other medics
    • Better water logging tolerance
    • Sowing rate: 4-10kg/ha (Pure), 1-4kg/ha (Mixes)
    Specifications
    Resistant to direct sunlight
    Doesn't need a lot of water
    Medics

    Medics grow best during the warmer conditions of autumn and spring, but a wet autumn will give a good bulk of feed for winter. This free-seeding annual legume is a low-growing species, prostrate but not rooting from the nodes...