Sorghum, Milo, Broomcorn, Durra, Karrir-corn, Guinea-corn, Shattercane
Sorghum bicolor 'Trudan'

Family: Poaceae (poh-AY-see-ee) (Info)
Genus: Sorghum (SOR-gum) (Info)
Species: bicolor (BY-kul-ur) (Info)
Cultivar: Trudan

Category:

Annuals

Height:

36-48 in. (90-120 cm)

Spacing:

3-6 in. (7-15 cm)

6-9 in. (15-22 cm)

Hardiness:

Not Applicable

Sun Exposure:

Full Sun

Danger:

N/A

Bloom Color:

Unknown - Tell us

Bloom Time:

Unknown - Tell us

Foliage:

Grown for foliage

Other details:

Unknown - Tell us

Soil pH requirements:

5.6 to 6.0 (acidic)

6.1 to 6.5 (mildly acidic)

6.6 to 7.5 (neutral)

Patent Information:

Unknown - Tell us

Propagation Methods:

From seed; direct sow after last frost

Seed Collecting:

Allow seedheads to dry on plants; remove and collect seeds

Regional

This plant has been said to grow in the following regions:

Hulbert, Oklahoma

Troy, Virginia

Gardeners' Notes:

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Neutral

On Nov 23, 2006, Farmerdill from Augusta, GA (Zone 8a) wrote:

Primarily used for silage.