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RIVALDO

Perennial ryegrass (Lolium perenne)

A lot good arguments

Maturity Grouplate
Ploidytetraploid

RIVALDO is a tetraploid variety with a lot of good arguments. It performs very well regarding the total dry matter yield and the yield in the first cut. This is combined with a very good rust resistance. For its excellent persistence RIVALDO is marked by the North-West German Landwirtschaftskammer with an "M" for special suitability for growing on peat soils.

Characteristics

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

Official German variety list 2013 (Beschreibende Sortenliste 2013)

CharacteristicScore
Ear emergence8 (late to very late)
Dry matter production at the beginning5 (intermediate)
Tendency for winter damage5 (intermediate)
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.