SAINFOIN - Onobrychis viciifolia

SAINFOIN - Onobrychis viciifolia

Variety: Standard

  • It is a multi-year forage legumes. Its average lifetime is 3-5 years.
  • It gives good results in calcareous and weak soil. It is resistance to dryness.
  • It can be sowed for soil improvement and erosion control. It releases phosphorus in the soil with deep root structure. For this reason it is a good soil rehabilitation plant.
  • It is planted with other forage crops in the rehabilitation of the pastures.
  • It can be fed to animals as green herbage or hay. It does not cause ventricosity.
  • It forms a bee-pasture with its high honey content.
Origin/Place of Production Turkey
Plant Length 95 - 120 cm
Protein Content %12 - %14
Wet Productivity: 5.500 - 6.500 kg/da
Dry Productivity: 1.800 - 2.400 kg/da
Sowing Amount 12 - 15 kg/da
Sowing Depth 2 - 3 cm
Resistance to Diseases High