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HUSAR is a cocksfoot that combines high yields, especially in the 1st cut, with good forage qualities due to its inter-late maturity. HUSAR also shows a high sward density as well as a low tendency to winter killing.

National listing/Official recommendation:
DE

  • medium late variety with great forage quality
  • high yield, esp. in the first cut
  • great sward density and winter hardiness

Suitability

Maturity inter to late
Maturity inter to late

Yield characteristics

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

Plant stand development

Early growth development
6
medium to strong
Susceptibility to winter damage
4
low to medium
Sward density
5
medium
Early growth development
6
medium to strong
Susceptibility to winter damage
4
low to medium
Sward density
5
medium

Healthiness

Susceptibility to rust
6
medium to strong

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

Susceptibility to rust
6
medium to strong

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

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.