Green Manure 'Cover Crop'

25 grams
NZ$3.25

Use Mr Fothergills' green manure mix to sow between seasons to enrich and protect soil. Adding valuable organic matter and nutrients to your soil, this manure helps prevent erosion and suppresses weeds for healthy, long lasting soil. 

Contains Lucerne, Phaselia, Oats, Mustard, Lupin, Buckwheat.

  • Helps prevent erosion and leaching of nutrients
  • Protects and enriches soil as a cover crop between seasons
  • Builds organic matter when chopped and dug into the soil
  • Suppresses weeds and adds valuable nitrogen to the soil

Plant Height: 40-60cm

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How To Grow

Sow late Autumn to early Winter before soil temperature becomes too low, or late Spring if required. Broadcast seed thinly over finely prepared soil that has been already watered. After 2-3 months, and 2-3 weeks before ground is required, dig in the crop chopping up with a spade as you dig in.

When To Plant

South island: Jan, Feb, Mar, Apr, May, Sep, Oct, Nov, Dec

North Island: Mar, Apr, May, Jun, Jul, Aug, Sep, Oct, Nov

Sow Spring, Autumn
Soil Type well drained

Our Seed Guarantee

If you are not completely satisfied with these seeds Mr. Fothergill's will gladly replace them for free. Performance subject to growing conditions.

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