Login

Data sheet

View crop Data sheet EcoPort

Dactylis glomerata

Description
Life formgrassPhysiology
HabiterectCategoryforage/pasture, ornamentals/turf
Life spanperennialPlant attributesgrown on large scale

Ecology
OptimalAbsoluteOptimalAbsolute
MinMaxMinMaxSoil depthshallow (20-50 cm)shallow (20-50 cm)
Temperat. requir.1226531Soil textureheavy, mediumheavy, medium, light
Rainfall (annual)50010003001700Soil fertilityhighmoderate
Latitude35-6570Soil Al. tox
Altitude --- --- -3000Soil salinitylow (<4 dS/m)medium (4-10 dS/m)
Soil PH66.54.57.5Soil drainagewell (dry spells)well (dry spells), excessive (dry/moderately dry)
Light intensitycloudy skiesvery brightlight shadevery bright

Climate zonesteppe or semiarid (Bs), subtropical dry summer (Cs), temperate oceanic (Do), temperate continental (Dc)Photoperiodlong day (>14 hours)
Killing temp. during rest-12Killing temp. early growth0
Abiotic toler.Abiotic suscept.
Introduction risks.

Cultivation
MinMax
Product. systemlarge scale/commercialCrop cycle80180
Cropping systemSubsystemCompanion speciesLevel of mechanizationLabour intensity
permanent rainfedphase planting

(at most )

Uses
Main useDetailed useUsed part
animal food (feed)mineralsentire plant
animal food (feed)vitaminsentire plant
environmentalerosion controlentire plant
environmentalornamental/turfentire plant