Fenugreek is a short term green manure sown March-August. Sow at 5 grams per sq. m. - this packet covers 20m2
Dig in before flowering. Prefers well drained soil; drought tolerant once established.
|Fenugreek Green Manure Seeds Sowing Guidelines |
|When to Sow Seeds: || |
Mar, Apr, May, Jun, Jul, Aug
|Germination Temperature: ||12C + |
|Cover Seed: ||Yes |
|Time to Germinate: ||7 Days |
|Seed Coverage ||5g / 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.