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Digitaria milanjiana

Common Name(s): Digit grass
Family: Poaceae
Growth Habit: Perennial
Growing Days: 80 to 210 (days)
Abs.Max=95° (F)    Opt.Max=82° (F)
Opt.Min=72° (F)    Abs.Min=46° (F)
Precipitation: 24 to 31 (in.)
Winter Minimum:
Soil pH: 4.5 to 5.5
Soil Texture/Type: Almost all textures are good
Soil Drainage: Well
Photoperiod Response: Short day
Light Intensity: Bright
Recovers very quickly from extreme drought. Excellent drought resistance.
Crop not found in disease search.
Animal Food - forage
Subtropical-humid, tropical-rainy, steppe and semi-arid
Geographical Origin:
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