DWARF Sorghum

Dwarf Sorghum has a short, sturdy, broad-leaved stem and a substantial seed-head, providing birds with warm cover throughout the shooting season.

Often sown as a companion to maize with the bulkier, shorter sorghum plants giving protection to the birds below the taller growing maize plants (see Four Ten)

Average height 1 - 1.25m.

Seed Rate Pack Size Seed Treatment
20kg/ha 10kg Fungicide treated


N.B. Height of Sorghum may vary depending on seasonal and management variations.


Scale 1-9, where 9 = best or most pronounced

Cover Crop