fb

Or login with below

Cenchrus Ciliaris, Buffel Grass - 0.5 Kg Seeds

Buffel grass is a deep-rooting, summer-growing, erect tussocky grass.Establishing buffel grass pastures after clearing timber can give a large initial increase in stocking rate.
Grass Seeds
Sales price 1,008
Item will be shipped by 3 - 4 weeks
( 25 times booked in last 90 days )
Note: This product may take upto 3 weeks to deliver.
All India Delivery
100,000 Happy Customers

Deal of the Day
Rs 299 GoodLuck Jade Plant Free!
Get Rs 299 Potted GoodLuck Jade Plant Free

** with every order placed today
** Use code FREEJADE

Description for Cenchrus Ciliaris, Buffel Grass

Note:: This seeds will be available in 3 weeks time.

Buffel grass germination relies on good rain after planting. The seed must maintain contact with wet soil for 4-5 days to produce a seedling. Sub-soil moisture will sustain the seedling until follow-up rainfall promotes secondary roots that form the crown of established grass plants.

A dry crusted surface can physically prevent seedlings from emerging. Strong weed competition can surpress young buffel grass seedlings.

Common name Flower colours Bloom time Height Difficulty
Buffel grass, buffelgrass, foxtail buffalo grass, blue buffalo grass, foxtail grass, bloubuffelgras cenchrus, anjan grass, dhaman pasto buffel; zacate buffel. - - 1.5 to 2 feet Moderately easy

Planting and care

Buffel grass is grown widely in tropical and sub-tropical arid rangelands around the globe because of its high tolerance to drought and capacity to withstand heavy grazing. Outside its natural range, Buffel grass can rapidly invade native vegetation, roadsides and urban landscapes, altering the wildfire regime and displacing the native flora and fauna.

Due to the economic benefits of the species, eradication is controversial and weed management authorities are ill-informed to effectively target management actions. While over 400 research papers have been published relating to the improvement of Buffel pasture, less than 20 relate to its impact on biodiversity and even fewer describe its nature as an invader.

Strategic control of Buffel grass invasions requires knowledge of regions infested with or vulnerable to invasion, as well as a willingness from the community to be involved in controlling its spread, all of which are currently lacking.

Sunlight Soil Water Temperature Fertilizer
Full sun Moist Medium 20 to 30 degrees C Use any organic fertilizer

Caring for Cenchrus Ciliaris

  • Often occurs in the wild on sandy soils, but is also well adapted to deep, freely draining sandy loam, loam, clay loam and red earth soils.
  • The most drought tolerant of the commonly sown grasses.Grows in average annual temperatures from about 12-28 C.
  • Spreads readily by seed, which is well adapted to dispersal by wind or water movement.
  • Seed also moved by livestock through adhesion to fur, or through ingestion and defecation.

Typical uses of Cenchrus Ciliaris

Special features:

References

    http://www.sciencedirect.com/science/article/pii/S0140196311003399 http://www.tropicalforages.info/key/Forages/Media/Html/Cenchrus_ciliaris.htm

Want to write review ?

Click here to Login

What garden lovers say ... ?

There are yet no reviews for this product.

Tag cloud : buy online seed Cenchrus Ciliaris, Buffel Grass - 0.5 Kg Seeds,buy seeds online Cenchrus Ciliaris, Buffel Grass - 0.5 Kg Seeds,buy online seeds Cenchrus Ciliaris, Buffel Grass - 0.5 Kg Seeds,buy seed online Cenchrus Ciliaris, Buffel Grass - 0.5 Kg Seeds,buy seeds online india Cenchrus Ciliaris, Buffel Grass - 0.5 Kg Seeds,Cenchrus Ciliaris, Buffel Grass - 0.5 Kg Seeds seeds buy online,online seed

 

Flat 40% Off Top 5 Plants Pack View All

nurserylive-top-5-rose-set7
Set of 5 Enchanting Roses
( 5159 times booked in 90 days )
781 40% Off

Get Rs 299 Potted GoodLuck Jade Plant Free!
nurserylive-Top-5-Climbers-And-Creepers-main5
Top 5 Climbers And Creepers
( 326 times booked in 90 days )
1051 40% Off

Get Rs 299 Potted GoodLuck Jade Plant Free!
nurserylive-mansoon-plant1
Top 5 Monsoon Special Plants
( 695 times booked in 90 days )
1081 40% Off

Get Rs 299 Potted GoodLuck Jade Plant Free!
nurserylive-top-five-no-fail-plant2
Top 5 No Fail Plants
( 1096 times booked in 90 days )
1441 40% Off

Get Rs 299 Potted GoodLuck Jade Plant Free!
nurserylive-Top-5-Hanging-Basket-Plants
Top 5 Hanging Basket Plants
( 727 times booked in 90 days )
1071 40% Off

Get Rs 299 Potted GoodLuck Jade Plant Free!
nurserylive-top-five-jasmine-plants
Top 5 Jasmine Flowering Plants
( 603 times booked in 90 days )
1201 40% Off

Get Rs 299 Potted GoodLuck Jade Plant Free!
nurserylive-women-day-plant-pack-1a7
Get Rs 299 Potted GoodLuck Jade Plant Free!
nurserylive-womens-day-special
Get Rs 299 Potted GoodLuck Jade Plant Free!
 

Flat 40% Off Kitchen Garden Kit View All

nurserylive-top-5-wow-winter-vegetables-kitchen-garden-pack
Top 5 Wow Winter Vegetables - Kitch
( 95 times booked in 90 days )
888 40% Off

Get Rs 299 Potted GoodLuck Jade Plant Free!
nurserylive-5-most-nutritious-vegetables-kitchen-garden-pack
5 Most Nutritious Vegetables - Kitc
( 79 times booked in 90 days )
888 40% Off

Get Rs 299 Potted GoodLuck Jade Plant Free!
nurserylive-best-5-hanging-basket-veggies-kitchen-garden-pack
Best 5 Hanging Basket Veggies - Kit
( 264 times booked in 90 days )
888 40% Off

Get Rs 299 Potted GoodLuck Jade Plant Free!
nurserylive-5-easy-to-grow-vegetable-seeds-kitchen-garden-pack
5 Easy To Grow Vegetable Seeds - Ki
( 63 times booked in 90 days )
900 40% Off

Get Rs 299 Potted GoodLuck Jade Plant Free!
nurserylive-top-5-healthy-leafy-veggies-kitchen-garden-pack
Top 5 Healthy Leafy Veggies - Kitch
( 224 times booked in 90 days )
894 40% Off

Get Rs 299 Potted GoodLuck Jade Plant Free!
nurserylive-favorite-5-mix-vegetables-kitchen-garden-pack
Favorite 5 Mix Vegetables - Kitchen
( 282 times booked in 90 days )
888 40% Off

Get Rs 299 Potted GoodLuck Jade Plant Free!
5-easy-to-grow-herb-seeds-kitchen-garden-pack
5 Easy To Grow Herb Seeds - Kitchen
( 292 times booked in 90 days )
930 40% Off

Get Rs 299 Potted GoodLuck Jade Plant Free!
nurserylive-5-delicious-indian-vegetables-kitchen-garden-pack
5 Delicious Indian Vegetables - Kit
( 179 times booked in 90 days )
894 40% Off

Get Rs 299 Potted GoodLuck Jade Plant Free!

Ask any gardening related query, Get answer within 1 day

Ask query now

( 12000+ queries answered )

Check nursery experts recommendations, top 10 list 

Check  NOW

( 1500+ recommendations given )

Read customer blogs, suggestions, tips & experiences on gardening in India

Read Blogs NOW

( 800+ blogs written by users )

Learn gardening & plants care through video lessons created by garden lovers

Watch videos

( 15000+ videos collection )

About

Newsletter

Subscribe to get special offers!
We promise absolutely NO SPAM.

Change language