Buffel Grass Seed Company, Inc.

                                The grass is always greener on our side of the fence      

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The Buffel Grass Seed Company, Inc.


4810 Gemini Street

Corpus Christi, Texas 78405


Phone: (361) 442-0703,   Fax: (361) 993-7321


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The Grass Is Always Greener on our side of the Fence!

Buffel Grass


Latest Revision: September 17, 2003


Information contained in this publication is provided as general advice only.  The Buffel Grass Seed Company, Inc. is not responsible or in any way liable for the accuracy of this information.  All reasonable steps were taken to ensure that the information is accurate.  You are by this notice advise that you are encouraged to seek as much technical information as possible and that you make your own conclusions.  Growing and managing pastures is not an exact science.

Uses and benefits summary




Hay Production


High drought tolerance


Erosion Control


Wide soil adaptability

Pasture Grass: Buffel Grass    
Variety: T-4464    
General Characteristics / Caracteristicas Generales    
  English Espanol
pH Adaptation / Adaptacion pH 6 -12 6-12
Drainage / Drenaje Requires good drainage Requiere buen drenaje
Drought Tolerance Rating / Tolerancia a la secilla High Alto
Cold Tolerance Rating / Tolerancia al frio Low Bajo
Minimum Precipitation (Rainfall) / Precipitacion 12 - 47 inches 300 - 1,200 mm
Planting Rate / Densidad de siembra 3 - 7 pounds / acre 3.36 - 7.85 Kg / hectaria
Planting Depth / Profundidad de siembra 1/4 - 1/2 inch 0.635 - 1.27 cm
Growth Height / Altura de Crecimiento 4 feet 1.22 metros
Protein Content / Contenido de Preteina 12% 12%
Digestibility / Digestibilidad 42 - 70% 42 - 70%
Fertilization Requirements for Planting / Fertilizacion de siembra Data not available Informacion no esta disponible
Fertilization Requirements for Maintenance / Fertilizacion de mantenimiento Data not available Informacion no esta disponible



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