● Small seeded
● Good forage production
● 16-23% crude protein
● Provides high protein forage suitable for livestock and wildlife
● Excellent for cover crop and or green manure crop
● Excellent nitrogen fixation
● Good re-growth if managed properly.
Mung beans are a warm season annual legume. It provides outstanding forage for both livestock and wildlife as welll as provides an excelllent option for cover crop plantings. Mung beans have excellent drought tolerance and adapted to well drained sandy-loam - clay-loam soils.
Life Cycle: Annual
Introduced/ Native: Introduced
Growth Habit: Bunch Type
Plant Height: 20-30 inches