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RUBATO

Timothy (Phleum pratense)

Very early high cuts

Maturity Groupearly

RUBATO is a very early timothy variety. Therefore it shows a very high dry matter production at the beginning. This leads finally to interesting yields, especially in the first cut. Good persistence, sward density and winter hardiness are other interesting characteristics of this special timothy variety. It can be very good combined with early to medium perennial ryegrass varieties.

Characteristics

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Official German variety list 2013 (Beschreibende Sortenliste 2013)

CharacteristicScore
Ear emergence1 (very early)
Dry matter production at the beginning7 (strong)
Tendency for winter damage5 (intermediate)
Sward density5 (intermediate)
Persistence6 (intermediate to high)
Dry matter yield - total5 (intermediate)
Dry matter yield - 1. cut6 (intermediate to high)
Dry matter yield - following cuts5 (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.