Crop Type Seeds/Lb Minimum Germination Temperature
cool season broadleaf 200,000 42F

Plantain is best suited for when building soil and grazing are the main goals. Plantain does well across a wide range of soil types and conditions because of its taproot AND fibrous root system. It doesn’t produce well when seeded as a monoculture which is why it is preferred to be seeded in a diverse mix.

Nitrogen scavenger Soil builder Prevent Erosion Weed Suppression Grazing Quick Growth Lasting Residue Make P and K Available Loosen Topsoil Suppress Disease Attract Beneficial Insects
3 5 4 3 5 4 2 3 4 3 1

1 = Poor and 5 = Excellent