When it comes to drought tolerance, cocksfoot is the most persistent of the temperate perennial grasses and is often used to enhance the growth and persistence of permanent pastures in dry summer areas.

Cocksfoot is a slow to establish species and therefore should be allowed plenty of time to establish.

    Perennial grasses, Cocksfoot

    Agronomy Guidelines Paddock preparations Best sown into a cultivated seedbed but can be direct drilled. Cultivate seed bed if ground

    Rainfall

    400

    +

    Maturity

    Mid