Puccinellia (Puccinellia Cilate)

  • Winter active perennial grass suitable for saline and waterlogged land
  • Highly profitable forage plant and seed crop
  • Establishment is slow, seed needs to be allowed to get properly established before grazing – generally no grazing in first year and only light grazing in second year
  • Control of competitive weeds, eg barley grass is important particularly in first year of establishment
  • Subject to availability
MIN RAINFALL (mm)

SEEDING RATE (kg/ha):
Moderate salinity
High salinity

350

10-15
4-10