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Medicago rigidula

Common Name(s): Tifton burclover
Family: Fabaceae
Growth Habit: Winter Annual
Growing Days: 90 to 180 (days)
Abs.Max=25° (C)    Opt.Max=20° (C)
Opt.Min=15° (C)    Abs.Min=4° (C)
Precipitation: 35 to 50 (cm.)
Winter Minimum:
Soil pH: 6.5 to 7.5
Soil Texture/Type: Most shallow soils
Soil Drainage: Well
Photoperiod Response: Long day, short day and day neutral
Light Intensity: Bright to clear
More resistant to temperatrue extremes. Produces more seeds than other common burclover.
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Animal Food - forage
Steppe and semi-arid, temperate marine, subtropical-dry summer
Geographical Origin:
Northern Africa, Caucasus, Soviet Middle Asia, Western Asia, Eastern/southeastern/southwestern Europe
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