NEW GENETICS FOR NEW ZEALAND GROWERS
55Q27 is a new 5 dormant* variety with exceptional forage yield potential and quality. It combines very good winter-hardiness with an excellent disease resistance package including high resistance to Phytophthora Root Rot, Verticillium Wilt, Bacterial Wilt, Fusarium Wilt and Stem Nematode. Suitable for grazing, silage or hay.
1 = Poor, 9 = Excellent - Based on Pioneer research
comparisons with other Pioneer® brand lucerne
Disease resistance profiles
HR = Highly resistant (more than 50% resistant plants)
Ratings based on both Pioneer Agronomists and Research Scientists field observations.
*Dormancy: Higher dormancy ratings indicate greater autumn growth.
|Relative forage quality||8|
|Phytophthora Root Rot||HR|
|Spotted Alfalfa Aphid||R|