Like Barolex, Bariane is a new release of fine-leafed tall fescues. It is later maturing than other varieties and in palatability studies it ranks number one. Bariane is listed in many European countries that test tall fescue for intensive grazing practices. It combines late maturity, feed quality and palatability.
Tall fescue is a very adaptable species and grows well in dry or wet conditions. It is also winter-hardy and persistent. Tall fescue grows early in the spring and has the potential for high dry-matter production with Nitrogen fertilization. Tall fescue is a good choice for wetlands.