Deutsche Saatveredelung AG (DSV)
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Italian ryegrass (Lolium multiflorum)

Excellent yielder

Maturity Groupearly to intermediate

DOLOMIT shows an excellent yield performance. This is valid for the total dry matter yield, but especially true for the total dry matter yield in the first cut. Combined with good resistances against rust and other important diseases it is a very interesting tetraploid Italian ryegrass.


Yield+ + + + +
Rust Resistance+ + + +
Persistence+ + +

Official German variety list 2013 (Beschreibende Sortenliste 2013)

Ear emergence4 (early to intermediate)
Dry matter production at the beginning6 (intermediate to strong)
Tendency for winter damage4 (low to intermediate)
Dry matter yield - total6 (intermediate to high)
Dry matter yield - 1. cut6 (intermediate to high)
Dry matter yield - following cuts6 (intermediate to high)
Susceptibility for rust3 (low)
Susceptibility for bacterial wilt4 (low to intermediate)
Susceptibility for Fusarium4 (low to intermediate)
Susceptibility for mildew5 (intermediate)
All specified information is given to the best of our knowledge and belief, but without guarantee on completeness and correctness. Despite care we cannot guarantee that the described characteristics are repeatable / comprehensive in agricultural practice in each case. Deutsche Saatveredelung AG excludes adhesion for damage or claims for damages, resulting of the use for the variety specified in this description.