Callide

Tetraploid cultivar original from Kenia and selected in Queensland (Australia).

Main characteristics:

    • High productive potential.
    • Light tolerance to salinity and waterlogging.
    • Late flowering.
    • Great autumn season forage quality.
    • Requires soils with good levels of fertility.

Regions: 1 - 4 - 5
Rainfall: 800 – 1300 mm.
Planting density: 6 - 8 k. ha/year
Seeding season:: Spring – Summer
Production: 7 – 9 tons/DM//ha/year
Soils: Loam, sandy loam, clay loam.

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