szarvasiAS1Species description:

Stems of medium thickness, with a good leaf-to-stem ratio and medium green foliage. Medium purple and purple inflorescence with a growing rate higher than medium. Seed pods spiraled in 2 to 3 turns containing 6 to 8 seeds.

Weight of one thousand seeds: 2 – 2.2 g

Economic value:

Sprouts rapidly following mowing. Excellent persistence in arable lands. Can be cultivated under intensive conditions with irrigation for 4 years and under extensive conditions for 5-6 years. Good frost resistance, drought-tolerant. Mowing cycles of 35-40 days result in the highest dry matter yield. Best protein yield is attained at the beginning of the blooming, when harvesting the blue sprouts.