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The Italian ryegrass LIPSOS impresses by a good health in total. LIPSOS showed in perennial trials a good tolerance towards rust and bacterial wilt. This variety combines high yields in the first and following cuts with a great stability. LIPSOS is especially suitable for winter cover crop growing.

National listing/Official recommendation:
CL, DE, LU, NO

  • high yields in the first cut
  • excellent resistance towards rust and bacterial wilt
  • well-balanced yield performance

Suitability

Ploidy tetraploid
Maturity early to inter
Ploidy tetraploid
Maturity early to inter

Yield characteristics

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

Plant stand development

Early growth development
6
medium to strong
Susceptibility to winter damage
4
low to medium
Tendency to lodging
4
low to medium
Early growth development
6
medium to strong
Susceptibility to winter damage
4
low to medium
Tendency to lodging
4
low to medium

Healthiness

Susceptibility to rust
4
low to medium
Susceptibility to bacterial wilt
4
low to medium
Susceptibility to mildew
7
strong

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

Susceptibility to rust
4
low to medium
Susceptibility to bacterial wilt
4
low to medium
Susceptibility to mildew
7
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.