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Peaceful Valley Summer Soil Builder Mix - Raw Seed
(Lb)

Use for a Summer Addition of Organic Matter

Brand: Peaceful Valley    Item Number: SCM150

$2.99/Lb

In Stock! Ships from Northern CA.

$2.99/Lb

In Stock! Ships from Northern CA.

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Description

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Warm season.

  • Application Rate: 50 lb/acre, or about 2-3 lb/1000 sq ft
  • Inoculant: Cowpea Inoculant (sold separately)
  • Germination: 5-10 Days
  • Plant Height: 2'
  • Uses: Some Nitrogen is fixed from the cowpeas but it is primarily used for a quick addition of organic matter when you are in between crops.
  • Facts to Note: Till in when plants begin to flower, approximately 6 - 7 weeks after planting.

Contains: Buckwheat and Cowpeas

Features

  • Adds Significant Organic Matter
  • Attracts Bees/Butterflies
  • Attracts Beneficial Insects
  • Easily Established
  • Fixes Nitrogen
  • Good for Forage/Hay
  • Good for Weed Competition
  • Helps Control Erosion
  • Loosens Heavy Soils
  • Provides Quick Growth
  • Requires Summer Water
  • Somewhat Drought Tolerant

Characteristics

Life Cycle Annual Plant Height Mid-height, 13-36"
Planting Time Summer Seed Variety Mix
Life Cycle Annual
Plant Height Mid-height, 13-36"
Planting Time Summer
Seed Variety Mix

Useful Information

Planting & Growing Guide

Videos & Articles

Videos

Articles

What You May Need

Shipping Information

Shipping Weight: 1.10 lbs. Dimensions: 8"L x 5"W x 1.5"H

Reviews

Great warm weather soil builder

I'm currently using this cover crop as part of a plan to transform my clay soil in several areas of my property between plantings. I've been very pleased with the results thus far.

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