Profile

TAIFUN is a variety with excellent characteristics. The Red clover reaches high total dry matter yields and exceeds all listed varieties of the German portfolio in the yield in the first cut. TAIFUN also confirms these results in the categories total dry matter yield in the second year of use as a main crop. The good winter hardiness and the low to medium susceptibility to Stem rot of clover are also worth mentioning. In total, TAIFUN sets new benchmarks in the red clover portfolio.

National listing/Official recommendation:
AT, BY, CH, DE, KZ, RU, SE, UA

General

Ploidy Tetraploid
Ploidy Tetraploid

Agronomic properties

Beginning of flowering
5
inter
Stem height - full development
6
medium to long
Early growth development
4
low to medium
Beginning of flowering
5
inter
Stem height - full development
6
medium to long
Early growth development
4
low to medium

Tends to

Winter hardiness
5
medium
Lodging
4
low to medium
Winter hardiness
5
medium
Lodging
4
low to medium

Yield characteristics

Dry matter yield total
5
medium
Dry matter yield - 1st cut
6
medium to high
Dry matter yield - further cuts
4
low to medium
DM yield total in 2nd year
5
medium
Persistence
6
medium to high
Dry matter yield total
5
medium
Dry matter yield - 1st cut
6
medium to high
Dry matter yield - further cuts
4
low to medium
DM yield total in 2nd year
5
medium
Persistence
6
medium to high

Quality

Crude protein content
6
medium to high
Crude protein content
6
medium to high

Vulnerabilities

Mildew
7
strong

Source: Bundessortenamt (Federal Plant Variety Office, Germany) 2020 | () = Breeder rating

Mildew
7
strong

Source: Bundessortenamt (Federal Plant Variety Office, Germany) 2020 | () = Breeder rating

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.