Highest yielding under grazing management 108%, Early spring grazing 112%. Quality 78.3D. Highest yielding variety under silage management. Excellent disease resistance.
Galgorm is an intermediate diploid perennial ryegrass, with a heading date of 22nd May, that offers very good total annual yields combined with a very good mid-season D-value of 78.3D under simulated grazing management. Galgorm has an excellent first cut of 107% and an early grazing yield of 112%. It also offers very good autumn yields coupled with very good crown rust resistance.
DESCRIPTION: Dark green, densely or loosely tufted. Folded shoot and leaves.
FLOWERING HEAD: Flattened spike with the spikelets arranged alternately on opposite sides of the stem. The spikelets are stalkless with the narrow, rounded face tting against the stem.
LEAF BLADE: Ribbed on upper surface, smooth and shiny underside. Red at base of stem.
AURICLES & LIGULE: Auricles are usually well developed, up to 1/12 of an inch (2 mm) long, or are sometimes lacking.