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LARUS

Red clover (Trifolium pratense)

Performing over the years

Ploidytetraploid

As tetraploid Red clover LARUS is a variety with medium to good winter hardiness and high persistence. The yields of the variety are also notably. This counts especially for the yields in further cuts and the high total dry matter yield in the second year of use as main crop.

Characteristics

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Official German variety list 2013 (Beschreibende Sortenliste 2013)

CharacteristicScore
Dry matter production at the beginning6 (intermediate to strong)
Beginning of flowering2 (very early to early)
Tendency for winter damage4 (low to intermediate)
Dry matter yield - total6 (intermediate to high)
Dry matter yield - 1. cut6 (intermediate to high)
Dry matter yield - following cuts7 (high)
Crude protein content4 (low to intermediate)
Susceptibility for stem rot of clover4 (low to intermediate)
Susceptibility for anthracnose of clover4 (low to intermediate)
Susceptibility for mildew4 (low to intermediate)
Total dry matter yield in the second year of use7 (high)
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.