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Leura sub clover

Leura displays a very prostrate growth habit and produces a low, dense sward. Although relatively soft seeded, it sets sufficient seed to ensure the reliable regeneration of plant populations.

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Leura displays a very prostrate growth habit and produces a low, dense sward. Although relatively soft seeded, it sets sufficient seed to ensure the reliable regeneration of plant populations.

  • Most suited to areas with dry summer conditions
  • Excellent overall production – improved cool season production and good summer performance
  • Good resistance to clover scorch, leaf rust, powdery mildew and phytophthora root rot
  • Contains very low levels of formononetin (oestrogen) – does not cause fertility problems in livestock
  • Resistant to stem nematode
  • Leura should be sown at 4-6 kg/ha in pasture mixes
  • When sowing a specialist Leura stand for hay or grazing, a sowing rate of 8-12 kg/ha should be used
  • Leura is compatible with most perennial pasture grasses and performs well in a mixture with cocksfoot or tall fescue.