Perennial Peanut

Species: Perennial Peanut (Aradris glabrata Benth)
Cultivars: Florigraze, Arkbrook
Origin: South America
Use: Grazing, pasture.
Description:
General:
Life Span:
0.5-1.5 foot tall, sod forming growth.
Perennial
Adaptation:
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Temperature:
6.0-7.0
Sandy loam.
above 30 inches.
Lacks cold tolerance in north Texas (<15°F).
Management:
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Season of Use:
Production:
60-80 bu/A
February-March
1.0-2.0 inches
Currently unavailable
2000-3000 lb/A
Notes:
  • Should allow 4 weeks of regrowth before killing frost to allow for root reserves.
  • Planting material available in Louisiana & Florida.
  • Test plots currently in North-central Texas (Stephenville).

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