Buffalo Alfalfa Seed, 50 Lb Bag

Seat Coating
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Buffalo alfalfa is an older variety known for its winter hardiness and affordability. Deep rooted and drought tolerant. produces best on well-drained soil with good water holding capacity and pH of 6.5 or above. Most commonly used in a mix with forage grasses for pasture, as a green manure cover crop, as a pollinator attractant crop for honey bees, or for hay production.  It is long-lived and drought resistant. To ensure Buffalo Alfalfa gets off to a great start the seed is coated with phosphate based 34% coating that helps improve early seedlings development and protects the inoculant and fungicide treatments.

  • Excellent drought tolerance
  • Adapted to variable soil conditions
  • Winterhardy and persistent
  • High Palatability


  • Disease Resistance: Very good
  • Seeding Rate: Alone (lbs./acre): 15-20 / Mixes (lbs./acre): 8-10
  • Planting Season: Spring - Fall
  • Plant Depth: ½" – 1”