Soil Temperature for Planting Annual Rye Grass
Soil temperatures should be between 50 to 87 degrees Fahrenheit when planting annual ryegrass (Lolium multiflorum). The ryegrass seed germinates in 6 to 10 days at these temperatures. Annual ryegrass is planted in the spring from February to April and in the fall from August to early October.
planting annual ryegrass, winter grass crop, Lolium multiflorum
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