Lablab (Dolichos Lablab)

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Pasture Seed Lablab

Dolichos Lablab

 A climbing legume with stems which are 3-6 cm long and trifoliate smooth leaves at the surface and hairy underneath.
 It is tolerant to drought but susceptible to flooding.

Maturity: 120 days from planting.
seed rate: 4kg per acre


 Rainfall above 750mm a year but not above 2500 mm
 A fine seed bed and can grow in most of the soils provided drainage is good.
 Seeds should be treated with cow pea strain CB 756.
 Should be grown as a sole crop due its vegetative cover and its pods should be sprayed to prevent aphids and thrips from eating the seeds.