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PlantingCalendar

  • These planting dates can help you plan ahead and give you the best chance at success.  They are given as general guidance but do not guarantee any success, ever.  Please call for more specific guidance. 

  • February 15th to August 1st.

    Warm season annual grasses/forbs: Haygrazers, LabLab, etc.

  • February 15th to June 15th

    King's Spring Legume Mix

    King's Spring Dove and Quail Mix:  Typically planted in May or early June for maturity in September

  • March 1st to May 31st, August 15th to September 30th.

    Bermudagrass Lawns and Pastures:  Either can be planted throughout the summer if sufficient irrigation is available.

  • March 1st to May 31st, August 15th to September 30th.

    Warm Season perennial grasses/forbs for Rangeland or Pasture

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Croton (Dove Weed)

CROTON (DOVEWEED) - Drought tolerant native that is a favorite of dove, quail, and other birds. An annual that reseeds vigorously. Croton is best established when planted in the cooler months (December - February), but successful stands have been made with spring plantings. Many people disc strips in fields to increase Croton as a wildlife food source. Plant 3 to 5 pounds per acre. 
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