Deutsche Saatveredelung AG (DSV)
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Perennial ryegrass (Lolium perenne)

Combination of health and yield

Maturity Groupearly

The main strengths of this variety are a very good disease resistance and regrowth. As a high yielding variety LACERTA can be used for all kinds of permanent pasture mixtures. LACERTA combines high yield with very good Rust resistance. Therefore a healthy and palatable forage grass is easily produced.


Yield+ + + +
Sward Density+ + +
Winter Hardiness+ + + +
Rust Resistance+ + + +
Persistence+ + +

Official German variety list 2013 (Beschreibende Sortenliste 2013)

Ear emergence3 (early)
Dry matter production at the beginning7 (strong)
Tendency for winter damage4 (low to intermediate)
Sward density4 (gappy to intermediate)
Persistence6 (intermediate to high)
Dry matter yield - total6 (intermediate to high)
Dry matter yield - 1. cut3 (low)
Dry matter yield - following cuts7 (high)
Susceptibility for rust4 (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.