Korean lespedeza are generally used for wildlife food and cover, forage, cover or nurse crop, and as temporary cover for erosion control. It has a much broader leaflet and stipule than common, and growth is generally larger and coarser. Livestock and deer will graze in the summer. Korean lespedeza is an excellent source of seed for quail and upland birds. They are good companions with grain, grass, or other legumes.
- Warm season annual legume
- Primary uses are for pasture, hay, wildlife and erosion control
- Better species for the northern climates
- excellent source of seed for quail and upland birds
- Easy to establish, low maintenance
- Disease Resistance: Very good
- Seeding Rate: 25-30 LBS./Acre
- Planting Season: March - May
- Plant Depth: 1/2" – 1 1/2"