Name: Axillaris (Macrotyloma axillare)

Perennial. Most growth in spring, summer and autumn. Twining habit. Suited to well‑drained soils. Does not tolerate waterlogging. Tolerates drought. Moderate tolerance of frost. Has good spring growth. Resistant to amnemus weevil. Sow in mixtures with other tropical legumes. Sow in spring to summer. Inoculum: Group J (CB1024).

Sowing rate: 0.5–1 kg/ha.
Minimum average
annual rainfall:
(summer dominant) 1000 mm.
Variety: Archer (Public variety)