Buffel grass

{Cenchrus ciliaris}

Boron Deficiency in Buffel Grass

Boron deficiency in buffel grass typically has the following symptoms:

  • Newly emerging leaves fail to unroll
  • Leaves remain white, wither, and then die back from the tip
  • Tips of older leaves may also die back
  • Leaf margins may crack and white streaks, which coalesce, often develop between the veins
  • Plants are likely to be stunted but no reduction in tillering is expected

Soil Application (Suggested rates of application)

  Granubor Fertibor
LBS/ACRE 6-13 6-13
KG/HA 6.75 - 14.63 6.75 - 14.63

Foliar Application (Suggested rates of application)

KG/HA 4.5 - 10.125
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