Orchard

(Doctylis Glomerata)

Description

Grass. Originated in Europe

Qualities

High in fiber.

Growth

Cool and damp environment. Low drought locations.

Harvesting

Begin cutting in March and April. When the blades gets between 20 to 40 inches long.

Buying Locations

Northern California, Oregon, Nevada.

Looks

20 to 40 inch blades. Deeper green color. First two cuttings usually contain heads. Soft to touch.

 

Grass
Cutting 1st to 3rd
Moisture 13
Dry Matter 87
Protein 9.9
Nitrogen 1.6
Fiber (Complex Carb.) 31.3
Fiber (Soluble Carb.) 48.1
Digestible Nutrition  54.2
Energy 45.9
Phosphorous .32
Calcium .39
Potassium 1.85
Magnesium .14

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

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