Is a cool-season forage crops. It is highly resistant to cold and drought. It is plant of drought and semi-drought regions. As it cannot compete for yield with other plants under rainy and irrigated conditions, it is recommended for areas of drought and semi-drought with annual rainfall ranging from 250 to 400 mm.
Develops early spring for grazing conditions. Should be grazed while being green. It is a typical pasture plant not suitable for hay production. Grazing is very durable.