Deutsche Saatveredelung AG (DSV)
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Italian ryegrass (Lolium multiflorum)

One of the best

Maturity Groupintermediate

DORIKE is a tetraploid Italian ryegrass convincing by its very good yield performance and its overwhelming health. For Germany the variety got top marks for its Rust, Fusarium and Bacteria wilt resistances. Winter hardiness and its standing ability are additional important characteristics. So DORIKE is one of the top varieties in Italian ryegrass.


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Rust Resistance+ + + + +
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Official German variety list 2013 (Beschreibende Sortenliste 2013)

Ear emergence4 (early to intermediate)
Dry matter production at the beginning6 (intermediate to strong)
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 cuts6 (intermediate to high)
Susceptibility for rust3 (low)
Susceptibility for bacterial wilt3 (low)
Susceptibility for Fusarium4 (low to intermediate)
Susceptibility for mildew5 (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.