Bee Grass Seed 1000 g
Bee Grass Seed Planting Time Recommendation:
It is recommended to plant only three times in a year.
First planting should be in spring
Second planting should be in summer (June-July)
Third planting should be in fall.
It is also possible to increase the flowering period and delay the seed maturity of the bee grass, which is known as a water-loving plant, by prolonging the vegetative period by irrigation.
Benefits of Bee Grass for Bees:
1-It increases the number of bees.
2-It increases the number of bees on frames and places with brood.
3-Colony weight increases
4- Therefore, it provides a 50% increase in the amount of nectar, pollen and honey.
Bee grass can be given to animals.
Planting method; It can be in the form of machine planting or hand spreading. When planting in rows, the row spacing is between 20-30 cm. The seed to be planted per decare is 1-1.5 kg and should be left at a depth of 1-2 cm.
In general, bee grass, which is a source of nectar and pollen, can also be used as silo feed. While the maximum flowering reached 6000 units/m2 in early sowing, the highest point was 9000 units/m2 in late October and November plantings.
FEATURES OF BEE GRASS FASELYA
Beeswax, which contains high amounts of pollen and nectar, is a very popular plant for bees.
It does not have a special soil requirement and can grow in different soils; it is a one-year plant that can grow 60-100 cm and grows vertically.
Soil preparation; Since the seeds are very small, a good seed bed should be prepared. It is beneficial to give 5 kg of pure nitrogen (N) and 5 kg of phosphorus (P2O5) in planting.
It is possible to plant a few times at 2–3-week intervals in order to increase the flowering period. Thus, the flowering period can be extended by obtaining a field that comes to bloom at different times.