Good green manure plant with a large green mass, can also be used as fresh fodder or as silage. Can be left standing over winter as cover for helpful beneficial organism. Can be sown till the end of August. To produce flowers it should be sown by the beginning of July. Height: ca. 200 cm. Sowing depth: 2-3 cm.
Cut-and-come-again: noOver wintering: noBotanical name: Helianthus annuusBee pasture: yesSpecific qualities: Large amount of green matter. Ties up nutrients and prevents leaching.Vegetation period: annual
Sowing depth: 2-3 cmAmount of seed needed: 400-500 g/aSowing times: April - end of August
Multiplier: Augustin Deceans, GAEC des Fugiers, Marie Pascale et Rémy Rey, Michel Thibaud, Rémi ColombetCerifications: EU Bio