Deutsche Saatveredelung AG (DSV)
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Red clover (Trifolium pratense)

Persistent and very high yielding


DIPLOMAT is a Red clover with very high yields and an excellent agronomical value. The variety reaches the good dry matter yields not only in the first year, but also in the second year of use as a main crop. The excellent characteristic of DIPLOMAT is the high persistence. In connection with the good health this is also an important reason for the high yields in the second year of use.


Yield+ + +
Winter Hardiness+ + + +

Official German variety list 2013 (Beschreibende Sortenliste 2013)

Dry matter production at the beginning4 (low to intermediate)
Beginning of flowering5 (intermediate)
Tendency for winter damage5 (intermediate)
Dry matter yield - total5 (intermediate)
Dry matter yield - 1. cut5 (intermediate)
Dry matter yield - following cuts5 (intermediate)
Crude protein content5 (intermediate)
Susceptibility for stem rot of clover6 (intermediate to strong)
Susceptibility for anthracnose of clover5 (intermediate)
Susceptibility for mildew4 (low to intermediate)
Total dry matter yield in the second year of use4 (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.