Deutsche Saatveredelung AG (DSV)
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Perennial ryegrass (Lolium perenne)

Reliable in high yields

Maturity Grouplate

HURRICANE is an absolutely top variety concerning yields. In the first cut, HURRICANE reaches a best score concerning dry matter yield. The variety shows a high persistence and has a low susceptibility for rust.


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

Official German variety list (Beschreibende Sortenliste, New applications 2014/2015)

Ear emergence8 (late to very late)
Dry matter production at the beginning6 (intermediate to strong)
Tendency for winter damage5 (intermediate)
Tendency for lodging 6 (intermediate to strong)
Sward density5 (intermediate)
Persistence6 (intermediate to high)
Dry matter yield - total7 (high)
Dry matter yield - 1. cut8 (high to very high)
Dry matter yield - following cuts6 (intermediate to high)
Susceptibility for rust4 (low to 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.