Deutsche Saatveredelung AG (DSV)
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Mustard (Sinapis alba)

Low flowering and lodging

XCELLENT is a nematode-resistant oil radish with “2” classification in Germany for this characteristic (Heterodera schachtii). Its low flowering tendency is of particular interest, and combined with a very low to low tendency to lodging, this variety is perfectly suited for cover crop growing.

Official German variety list 2014 (Beschreibende Sortenliste 2014)

Dry matter production at the beginning6 (intermediate to strong)
Tendency for flowering3 (low)
Tendency for lodging 2 (very low to low)
Susceptibility for beet nematodes2 (very low to 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.