Mariner V Alfalfa

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  • Branch rooting system
  • High resistance to Aphanomyces-Race 2
  • Adapted to variable soil conditions
  • Stands up to wheel traffic pressure
  • High yield and quality potential
  • Superior winterhardiness and persistence

Mariner V alfalfa with high resistance Aphanomyces Race 2 excels on both wet and well drained soils, plus resists heaving and mechanical injury better than other alfalfas. An excellent disease and insect resistance package, including high resistance to stem nematode, ensures wide adaptability throughout the United States and Canada. With high yield and forage quality potential, Mariner V gives you the flexibility to optimize your management decisions, even under less than ideal soil conditions.

DISEASE / INSECT / NEMATODE RATINGS
Bacterial WiltHighly Resistant (HR) 5*
Fusarium WiltHighly Resistant (HR) 5*
Verticillium WiltHighly Resistant (HR) 5*
Anthracnose-Race 1Highly Resistant (HR) 5*
Phytophthora Root RotHighly Resistant (HR) 5*
Aphanomyces-Race 1Highly Resistant (HR) 5*
Aphanomyces-Race 2Highly Resistant (HR) 5*
Wisconsin DRI35 out of 35
Pea AphidModerately Resistant (MR)
Blue AphidResistant (R)
Spotted Alfalfa AphidResistant (R)
Stem NematodeHighly Resistant (HR)

*Based on the Wisconsin Disease Rating Index. This is a 1 to 5 ranking with 5 being the best.

CHARACTERISTICS
Fall Dormancy4.0
Winter Survival2.0 (Very Good)
Recovery After CuttingVery Fast

 

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