Deutsche Saatveredelung AG (DSV)
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ALLIGATOR

Perennial ryegrass (Lolium perenne)

High dry matter yield in all cuts

Maturity Groupintermediate
Ploidytetraploid

ALLIGATOR is a medium to early tetraploid Perennial ryegrass and has a very good mass production at the beginning of the plant development and in the regrowth. This is the fundament for the very good dry matter yields in the first cut and in all further cuts. Further important characteristics of this variety are the good persistence and a medium to good winter hardiness.

Characteristics

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

Official German variety list 2013 (Beschreibende Sortenliste 2013)

CharacteristicScore
Ear emergence4 (early to intermediate)
Dry matter production at the beginning7 (strong)
Tendency for winter damage4 (low to intermediate)
Sward density5 (intermediate)
Persistence7 (high)
Dry matter yield - total7 (high)
Dry matter yield - 1. cut7 (high)
Dry matter yield - following cuts6 (intermediate to high)
Susceptibility for rust5 (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.