Deutsche Saatveredelung AG (DSV)
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ACTIVA (M)

Perennial ryegrass (Lolium perenne)

Healthy, yielding variety with high persistence

Maturity Groupintermediate
Ploidytetraploid

ACTIVA is a variety with a good winter hardiness and high persistence. This characteristics makes ACTIVA to a variety suitable for peat sites. ACTIVA reaches good yields with a balanced distribution over all cuts and scores good grades concerning rust resistance.

Characteristics

Yield+ + + +
Sward Density+ + + +
Winter Hardiness+ + +
Rust Resistance+ + + + +
Persistence+ + +

Official German variety list 2013 (Beschreibende Sortenliste 2013)

CharacteristicScore
Ear emergence5 (intermediate)
Dry matter production at the beginning6 (intermediate to strong)
Tendency for winter damage4 (low to intermediate)
Tendency for lodging 6 (intermediate to strong)
Sward density5 (intermediate)
Persistence6 (intermediate to high)
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)
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.