Profile

The variety Lirina convinces with its medium to high yield potential and its high oil content. In the national variety trials, it is one of the top varieties. In addition, Lirina has favourable agronomic properties and is characterised by a high compensation capacity. This makes it one of the top oilseed varieties in Germany.

  • High oil content
  • High compensation capacity
  • Favourable agronomic properties

Agronomic properties

Beginning of flowering
(5)
(inter)
Flower colour
(3)
(blue)
Full growth height
(5)
(medium)
Beginning of flowering
(5)
(inter)
Flower colour
(3)
(blue)
Full growth height
(5)
(medium)

Yield characteristics

Oil yield
(7)
(high)
Population density
(4)
(low to medium)
Grain number in capsule
(6)
(medium to high)
Thousand grain mass
(3)
(low)
Stability
(5)
(medium)
Oil yield
(7)
(high)
Population density
(4)
(low to medium)
Grain number in capsule
(6)
(medium to high)
Thousand grain mass
(3)
(low)
Stability
(5)
(medium)

Resistance to diseases

Alternaria
Botrytis
+
Mildew
Septoria
+ +

() = Breeder rating | Breeder rating: +++ = very good/very high | ++ = good/high | + = medium

Alternaria
Botrytis
+
Mildew
Septoria
+ +

() = Breeder rating | Breeder rating: +++ = very good/very high | ++ = good/high | + = medium

Special characteristics

Medium-early, very yield-stable variety with high oil content.

Sowing

normal conditions: 400 grains/m² (= 1 UH/ha), unfavourable conditions, late: 450 grains/m².

Sowing date

End of March/Mid-April

Fertilization

40 - 50 kg/ha P2O5

80 -120 kg/ha K2O

20 - 30 kg/ha MgO

N target value 80 kg/ha (Nmin + fertilisation)

Herbicide: early elimination of weed competition important

Insecticide: check for fleas during the emergence phase.

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.