Triticum aestivum x Secale cereale,
Quickguard @ Sterile Triticale (Introduced)
Tall, annual, cool-season, drought-tolerant, sterile grass hybrid cross between wheat and rye. Adapted to most sites in the western US. Valuable as a short-term cover crop that establishes easily but does not persist allowing more desirable species to easily establish. Plant in fall or spring 1 inch deep. 13,000 seeds/lb.