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

Convincing by health and yield

Maturity Groupintermediate

TARANDUS convinces by its good health and yields. The low susceptibility to Rust and the low to medium susceptibility to Bacterial wilt characterise the health. Due to the good total dry matter yields and the yield in further cuts the variety is ideal for the use in ley farming. In Germany the variety is also recommended for biogas cultivation.


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

Official German variety list 2013 (Beschreibende Sortenliste 2013)

Ear emergence5 (intermediate)
Dry matter production at the beginning5 (intermediate)
Tendency for winter damage4 (low to intermediate)
Dry matter yield - total6 (intermediate to high)
Dry matter yield - 1. cut4 (low to intermediate)
Dry matter yield - following cuts6 (intermediate to high)
Susceptibility for rust3 (low)
Susceptibility for bacterial wilt3 (low)
Susceptibility for Fusarium3 (low)
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.