Yorkshire Fog Holcus lanatus pros
All year round constant growth slight curtail growth in the winter cold.
The product lies between perennial ryegrass and cocksfoot.
Tolerates wet, infertile and acidic soil types.
Used for forestry and erosion control.
Young shoots are highly digestible.
Wide tolerance of temperature between perennial ryegrass and cocksfoot.
Persist under a range of management.
Slightly lower growth in winter.
Low dry matter yield.
Can be troublesome with rust does not kill the plant but gives reduced palatability and yield.
Suggested sow rate: 6-8 kg/ha alone 2-4 kg/ha in mixtures