Royal Mark V

A Bright Seeds mixture containing reed canary grass, cocksfoot, 6-pack kale, red clover and yellow blossom sweet clover.

Pack Size

6kg (0.5ha)

Seed Rate

12kg/ha

Uses

Provides semi-permanent cover for up to six years, eventually reaching 1-1.5m in height. Great in your plantations whilst young trees are establishing.

Value

Good for holding birds all year round.

Sowing

May - June

Seedbed

Fine and firm.

Drilling

Better results from drilling, rather than broadcasting. Drill just under the surface (0.5 inch) in either 30 inch rows, or 12 inch rows with alternate rows sprayed off after year 2. Kale will provide cover in year 1.

Roll

Yes

Fertiliser

(soil index 2)
N 80kg/ha; P 55kg/ha; K 80kg/ha.

Bugs & Beasts

Flea beetle can be a problem (at the first sign, see your advisor).

Weeds

Use a stale seedbed, as no post-emergence treatments available.

Plant Disease

Not usually a problem.

Price

£89.00 per 6kg

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