Perennial grasses

Other perennial grasses include a number of different species such as Tall Fescue, Cockfoot and Phalaris. These species are used for long term pastures and are very persistent under varying conditions when accompanied with good management.

Quick Reference Guide

Perennial grasses, Phalaris

Amplify phalaris is a deep-rooted perennial capable of tolerating waterlogged and acidic soils. A great all-rounder with high winter forage yields and some summer production under favourable conditions.

Rainfall

500

+

Maturity

Early-mid

Perennial grasses, Tall Fescue

Ability continental tall fescue has a breeding background of winter and summer active tall fescue and Italian ryegrass. This breeding,

Rainfall

600

+

Maturity

Very Early

Perennial grasses, Tall Fescue

Anywhere is a Mediterranean tall fescue. Being winter active it produces excellent dry matter production through the colder months.

Rainfall

450

+

Maturity

Mid

Cocksfoot, Perennial grasses

Admiral cocksfoot is a perennial grass suited to free- draining soils but also has good tolerance to acid and low fertility soils.

Rainfall

400

+

Maturity

Mid