Medium early variety

Purpose: hay production

  • Length of vegetation period: medium early

Alfalfa cultivar in production only for the Croatian market. It is characterized by a tall, medium thin stalk which is resistant to lodging and has a good leaf/stalk ratio. Plants are dark green and have a higher ratio of dark purple flowers. It is tolerant to intensive mowing, drought and low temperatures. It produces high yields of hay (≥ 20 t/ha) of extremely high quality and with high protein content – about 23% in dry matter.

Sowing season: mid-March or early September

Average yield: > 3.5 t/ha of protein

Absolute weight: 1.9 g

Recommended plant density: 350–400 plants/m2