Timothy

(Phleum Pretense)

Description

Grass. European native.

Qualities

High fiber and calcium. Low in sugar and protein.

Growth

Cool and damp weather. Longer day lengths are best.

Harvesting

Twice a year, first in early summer and second in early fall.

Buying Locations

Northern California, Oregon, and Nevada.

Looks

blades are 20 to 40 inches long. Usually a medium green color. Contains heads.

Nutritional Information
Grass
Cutting 1st to 2nd
Moisture 9.2
Dry Matter 90.8
Protein 8.8
Nitrogen 1.4
Fiber (Complex Carb.) 34.4
Fiber (Soluble Carb.) 51.4
Digestible Nutrition  54.6
Energy 46.2
Phosphorous .32
Calcium .36
Potassium 2.06
Magnesium .09

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

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