Fagopyrum esculentum, Mancan
A renovaton cover crop for low productivity land; builds organic matter that decays rapidly when plowed under; planting time varies with application; killed by frost; provides food for human consumption, wildlife and honey production.
General Product Information:
Item Number: FAGESC01
Species Type: Naturalized
Herbaceous Flowering Species, Wildlife Habitat & Food Plots
Classification: Herbaceous Annual, Herbaceous Annual
Characteristics: An erect growing grain crop with a taproot.
Habitat: Adapts to a wide range of soil types and conditions.
Flower Color: White
Foliage Color: Green
Minimum Root Depth: 12 in
pH: 5.0 – 8.5
Indicator Regions (view map & key):
Northcentral & Northeast: NI
Eastern Mountains and Piedmont: NI
Atlantic and Gulf Coastal Plain: NI
Approximate seeds per lb: 20,000
Seeding Rate: Please contact customer service for seeding rate information.
Truax Seedbox: Coarse-High Rates or Fluffy-Low Rates