Blue Lupin is sown from March to June this deep rooting manure provides excellent nitrogen fixation. Most effective on light acidic soils. Sow at 6.25 grams per sq. m.. Turn in before flowering.
Sow at 2.5 grams per sq. m. - this packet covers 16m2
|Blue Lupin Green Manure Seeds Sowing Guidelines |
|When to Sow Seeds: || |
Mar, Apr, May, Jun, Jul
|Germination Temperature: ||12C + |
|Cover Seed: ||Yes |
|Time to Germinate: ||7 Days |
|Seed Coverage ||6.25g / m2 |
Green manures provide a cheap, economical source of composting material and soil improver, as well as reducing weed establishment in ground that would otherwise remain empty. They can be easily incorporated into a crop rotation programme.