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MILVUS

Red clover (Trifolium pratense)

Impressing in yield

Ploidydiploid

MILVUS produces impressing yields. Its yield in the second year of growing is remarkably high. MILVUS shows a good late autumn growth and resistances to anthracnose, mildew and stem rot. The variety belongs to the “Mattenklee” (“mat clover”), which means that the clover produces runners. Therefore, MILVUS can close gaps which is an advantage over other varieties.

Characteristics

Yield+ + +
Winter Hardiness+ + + +

Official German variety list 2013 (Beschreibende Sortenliste 2013)

CharacteristicScore
Dry matter production at the beginning5 (intermediate)
Beginning of flowering2 (very early to early)
Tendency for winter damage5 (intermediate)
Dry matter yield - total5 (intermediate)
Dry matter yield - 1. cut4 (low to intermediate)
Dry matter yield - following cuts6 (intermediate to high)
Crude protein content4 (low to intermediate)
Susceptibility for stem rot of clover5 (intermediate)
Susceptibility for anthracnose of clover4 (low to intermediate)
Susceptibility for mildew4 (low to intermediate)
Total dry matter yield in the second year of use6 (intermediate to 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.