Profile

DOLOMIT shows an excellent yield performance. This is valid for the total dry matter yield, but especially for the total dry matter yield in the first cut. Combined with good resistances against rust, fusarium and powdery mildew it is a very interesting tetraploid Italian ryegrass.

National listing/Official recommendation:
AR, DE

  • belongs to the top yielding varieties
  • especially suitable as winter cover crop
  • good rust resistance

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 fusarium
4
low to medium
Susceptibility to mildew
5
medium

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 fusarium
4
low to medium
Susceptibility to mildew
5
medium

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.