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Mid-late silage maize with high dry matter and starch yields

Next to high dry matter and starch yields, PURPLE also has a high fodder quality. The large plant has an intermediate stay green characteristic combined with good stability and good health of the leaves. The variety is interesting for biogas production because of its high methane yields.

  • High dry matter and starch yields
  • Good stem stability
  • Good leaf health

General

Usage Silage Energy
Silo mature mid-late
Grain maturity mid-late
Maturity forage 270
Maturity grain ca. 260
Type of grain dent intermediate
Hybrid Single-cross
Usage nutzung-silo-en nutzung-gas-en
Silo mature mid-late
Grain maturity mid-late
Maturity forage 270
Maturity grain ca. 260
Type of grain dent intermediate
Hybrid Single-cross

Resistance to diseases

Maize smut
+
Fusarium
+
Helminthosporium
+ +
Maize smut
+
Fusarium
+
Helminthosporium
+ +

Location

Soil type
heavy 0 light
Humidity
wet 0 dry
Soil type
heavy 0 light
Humidity
wet 0 dry

Sowing

Forage 7 - 9 Plants/m²
Forage 7 - 9 Plants/m²

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.