Dallisgrass

Species: Dallisgrass (Paspalum dilatatum Poir.)
Cultivars:
Origin: South America
Use: Grazing
Description:
General:
Life Span:
1-2.5 feet tall; erect, bunchgrass.
Perennial
Adaptation:
pH:
Soil:
Rainfall:
Temperature:
4.9-7.5
Loam, clay-loam; best adapted to wet soils.
35-60 Inches.
-3ยบ F
Management:
Seeding Rate:
Planting Date:
Planting Depth:
Seed Cost:
Season of Use:
Production:
10-15 lb PLS/A
March-April
<0.25 inch

April-October
2500-6000

Notes:
  • Dallisgrass is susceptible to ergot, which also reduces seed availability.

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