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Japanese Millet

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(Echinochloa esculenta)

Japanese millet


Japanese Millet is warm season grass that is grown primarily for forage, wildlife habitat and of course is a favorite bird food.  
Can tolerate wet soils once established.  Commonly planted in wetlands, near ponds or along streams to attract water fowl.  
It is robust with course, hairless leaves 4-20 inches long with stems that are thicker than most millets.  
Grows 2-4' tall.  
Japanese millet is a weed-suppressing cover crop that can grow up to 4 ft in 45 days.
Can tolerate several cuttings, but should reach 20 inches before cutting.
Plant 1/4" to 1/2" in depth.  
Seeding Rate is 10-15 lbs. per acre
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