Ribwort Plantain

Herb
(Plantago lanceolata)

It is a perennial herb that has the potential to provide a long term component of the sward if carefully managed. Drought tolerant and a good soil improver with extensive rooting system.

Uses

Grazing

Sowing Rate

Up to 4kgs/acre

Persistence

Perennial

Sowing Period

April to August

Yield Potential

4-5t DM per ha.

Management

It should be rotationally grazed to avoid damge and increase its persistency.

Additional Info

Source of minerals such as calcium, sodium, copper. It is high in fibre and has a protein content potentially above 20%

You can buy Ribwort Plantain or in the following Mixtures:

Hermitage ™

Multispecies mixture
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Herbal Ley

Multispecies mixture
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Organic Hermitage

Multispecies mixture
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Chicory 1 Mixture

Chicory mixture with red clover
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Chicory 2 Mixture

Chicory mixture with white clover
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Chicory 3 Mixture

Chicory mixture with red and white clover
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Plantain

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Specie Rich Grassland - Basic

Mixture containing 15% native Scottish flowers and sympathetic grass species for recreating a species rich grassland.
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Specie Rich Grassland - Diverse

Mixture containing 15% native Scottish flowers and sympathetic grass species for recreating a species rich grassland.
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GG93 Wetland Wildflower Mixture

A mixture of wildflowers of Scottish and British provenance for use in wet areas surrounding ponds, rivers and streams
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Herbal Ley (GS4)

Multispecies mixture
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