Profile

LIHEROLD is a very impressive, persistent and healthy Meadow fescue variety. Its advantages are the dry matter production at the beginning of plant development and in the yield in the first cut. LIHEROLD also achieved best marks in the important characteristics yield at regrowth, persistence, winter hardiness, tolerance to rust and total dry matter yield. Due to these characters LIHEROLD belongs to the best varieties in the German and European portfolio of Meadow fescues.

National listing/Official recommendation:
BY, DE, KZ, LU, NO, RU, UA, UK

  • strong early growth development
  • very high-yielding, winter-hardy and perennial variety
  • outstanding sward density

Suitability

Ploidy diploid
Maturity early
Ploidy diploid
Maturity early

Yield characteristics

Dry matter yield total
6
medium to high
Dry matter yield - 1st cut
6
medium to high
Dry matter yield - further cuts
5
medium
Dry matter yield total
6
medium to high
Dry matter yield - 1st cut
6
medium to high
Dry matter yield - further cuts
5
medium

Plant stand development

Early growth development
7
strong
Susceptibility to winter damage
4
low to medium
Persistence
6
medium to high
Sward density
7
dense
Early growth development
7
strong
Susceptibility to winter damage
4
low to medium
Persistence
6
medium to high
Sward density
7
dense

Healthiness

Susceptibility to rust
4
low to medium

Source: Bundessortenamt (Federal Plant Variety Office, Germany) 2020

Susceptibility to rust
4
low to medium

Source: Bundessortenamt (Federal Plant Variety Office, Germany) 2020

All specified informations, recommendations and representations mentioned here are made to the best of our knowledge and belief, but without guarantee of completeness or accuracy. We cannot guarantee that the properties described are repeatable. All information is provided as an aid to decision-making. Deutsche Saatveredelung AG excludes adhesion for damage or claims for damages, resulting of the use for the variety specified in this description. Mixture compositions may change if individual varieties are not available. As of 01/2021. Subject to change without notice.