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Acroceras macrum

Common Name(s): Nile grass
Family: Poaceae
Growth Habit: Perennial
Growing Days: 120 to 365 (days)
Abs.Max=86° (F)    Opt.Max=79° (F)
Opt.Min=64° (F)    Abs.Min=57° (F)
Precipitation: 31 to 59 (in.)
Winter Minimum:
Soil pH: 4.3 to 5.8
Soil Texture/Type: Loams sandy loams and clay loams
Soil Drainage: Poor
Photoperiod Response: Long day, short day and day neutral
Light Intensity: Clear to cloudy
Flourishes on poorly drained or seasonally flooded land. Not in dry conditions.
Crop not found in disease search.
Animal Food - forage
Tropical-rainy, subtropical, steppe and semi-arid
Geographical Origin:
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